Truman’s Master of Accountancy program takes your professional development to the next level so you are well-prepared for the certified public accountant (CPA) exam. Leverage your accounting expertise with an advanced degree from our fully accredited program so you can set yourself apart from the crowd and successfully pursue top jobs in the field of accounting.
In combination with an undergraduate degree in accounting (such as Truman's Bachelor of Arts in accounting), our program satisfies the requirements to sit for the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam. You can earn your master of accountancy degree in one year, and upon graduation, you will be well-equipped for the CPA exam—our graduates have a reputation for consistently passing all parts of the exam on their first try.
Truman’s School of Business is one of only 178 universities worldwide accredited in both accounting and business by AACSB International-The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business ensuring you are among a community of intellectuals who demand the highest standards—the same high standards employers are seeking.
As a professional accountant, you need the ability to think critically,analyze data, make recommendations and communicate effectively. At Truman, you acquire these skills plus much more through research ventures, professional business organizations, and professional internships. You become a leader, an engaged citizen, a supportive colleague, and a highly capable professional.
Our accounting graduates learn to integrate analytical, research, communication, interpersonal and leadership skills with business and financial knowledge to become effective financial professionals. Truman is known for producing high-caliber accounting professionals equipped with the skill set to confidently step into diverse jobs in the field of accounting. As a result, our Master of Accountancy graduates are highly recruited for the best accounting jobs nationwide. Some of the places they end up are:
• The Boeing Company
• Caterpillar Inc.
• Department of Defense
• Edward Jones
• Eli Lilly and Company
• Federal Reserve Banks (St. Louis, Kansas City, & Chicago)
• Monsanto Company
• Target Corporation
• UHY Advisors
For more information about our Master of Accountancy program, contact Scott Fouch.
Save the date for upcoming events hosted by the School of Business including Meet the Firms – Accounting Recruiting Event, Retirement Reception for Keith Harrison, and the Master of Accountancy Hooding Ceremony... Meet the Firms – Accounting Recruiting Event April 24 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Violette Hall Upstairs Commons Retirement Reception for Keith Harrison, Professor of Accounting […]
The Bulldog Student Investment Fund’s student-managed portfolio won an award at the world’s largest student investment conference the week of March 23 in Detroit. ENGAGE International Investment Education Symposium allows students to hear insights about the financial markets and economic environment from some of the industry’s top professionals. The Bulldog Student Investment Fund won first place […]