Accounting is the language of business. To succeed in the business world, you need to be fluent. At Michigan Technological University, we're immersing tomorrow's leaders in the language of success. Accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB), we meet a strict set of standards designed to ensure quality in education. If you're a self-motivated person with business acumen, strong analytical skills, and a zest for problem solving, get ahead of the game by earning your master's in accounting with us. It all adds up. Are you ready?

Our Accelerated Master's Program is available for current Michigan Tech students.

Program Overview

We will prepare you to step into the business world ready to compete and add value to a company or governmental organization. Our coursework program consists of 30 credit hours and can be completed in less than a year. It's a great fit for those pursuing a career in accounting, taxation, financial reporting, auditing, consulting, business valuations, or to complement a management or finance education. Plus, you can pass your CPA or CMA exam before you graduate.

  • Delivery Options

    • Accelerated: MS
    • On-Campus: MS

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Accounting Program Details

Choose a specific degree option or delivery type to learn more about the accounting program at Michigan Tech.

On-Campus Programs

Additional Program Information

Want to learn more about accounting at Michigan Tech? Visit the department for more information:


Graduate Director

Laura Sieders

Graduate Assistant

Laura Shawhan


Sample Areas of Interest

Select areas of interest to help customize your accounting MS. Sample areas include:

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Certified Management Accountant (CMA)

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Application Process and Admissions Requirements

Applications are reviewed on an individual basis using a holistic approach. Fill out our free graduate application online to apply to any of our programs. Official transcripts and scores are not required for the initial application, although you will need to upload them later.

Accredited by HLC

Michigan Tech has been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) since 1928. Our Graduate School offers over 125 certificates, master's, and PhD programs to provide our students and the world with what tomorrow needs.

Who You'll Work With

Our faculty possess unique and diverse academic and professional backgrounds, ensuring that your academic experience in our program is akin to a professional work environment. Students receive ample professional networking and placement opportunities with accounting firm partners, corporate executives, distinguished community leaders, guest speakers, and alumni.

Where You'll Work

The master's in accounting program is part of Michigan Tech's College of Business, which is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), a symbol of excellence to employers. Accounting graduates have accepted specialist positions with Deloitte, KPMG, PwC, and Grant Thornton, as well as corporate accounting positions with Nestle, Caterpillar, Kohler, and General Motors.