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Program prerequisites include a bachelor’s degree in any field and satisfactory (i.e., "C" or higher) completion of the following courses within business prerequisites and accounting prerequisites.
Written and oral communications
Legal environment of business
Principles of accounting (financial and managerial)
Principles of economics
Principles of finance
Principles of marketing
Organizational theory, behavior, and environment
|ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYS|
|INTERM FINANCIAL ACCT I|
|INTERM FINANCIAL ACCT II|
|INDIVIDUAL/SMALL BUS INCOME TA|
|PRINCIPLES OF AUDITING|
The MAcc program consists of 30 semester hours of graduate coursework. The accounting theory class, ACC 680, should be taken toward the end of the student's program, must be taken at UAH, and must be completed with a grade of B or better.
The MAcc curriculum consists of the following courses:
|MAcc Required Courses||30|
|CORPORATE & PARTNERSHIP TAXATN|
|ADVANCED COST ACCOUNTING|
|ACC FOR STATE/LOCAL GOV/NON-PR|
|FINANCIAL STATEMENT ANALYSIS|
|FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING THEORY|
5xx or 6xx Level ACC Elective 1
5xx or 6xx Level Business Elective 2
|Total Semester Hours||30|
Courses numbered 600 cannot be used.
CPA Examination in Alabama
Students planning to sit for the CPA examination in Alabama can find the current requirements at the Alabama State Board of Public Accountancy.
A thesis option requiring 30 semester hours of graduate work, including 6 semester hours of thesis credit. Students interested in this option should contact the Director of Graduate Programs, BAB 102, 256.824.6681, before completing 12 semester hours of graduate study.
Up to 12 semester hours of graduate credit taken at other universities may be transferred to meet MAcc degree requirements. Inquiries about the transferability of specific courses should be directed to the Director of Graduate Programs, who will consult with the faculty to determine whether the content of the class will be accepted for transfer credit.
For more information contact:Director of Graduate Programs
Business Administration Building Room 102