The Master of Science in Accounting program only admits students during the fall semester.

The following are required to be considered for admission into the program:

  • Equivalent of a US bachelor's degree.
  • Completion of undergraduate Managerial and Financial Accounting courses with a B or better
  • Transcripts
  • One letter of recommendation
  • Professional Resume
  • Essay
  • Video Response
  • TOEFL or IELTS official scores (international students only)
  • The Graduate Record Examination® (GRE®) and the Graduate Management Admissions Test® (GMAT®) are both accepted exams that are recommended but not required

Institutional Codes

  • TOEFL - institutional code is 5814, departmental code is 02
  • GRE - institutional code is 5814
  • GMAT - SQT - N8 - 48

Please visit our FAQ page if you have additional questions regarding the admissions requirements.

Application Deadlines

Application Deadline

Decision Mailing Date

October 15, 2014

December 15, 2014

November 15, 2014

January 15, 2015

January 10, 2015

March 10, 2015

February 15, 2015

April 15, 2015



Estimated Tuition and Fees (Fall 2015)

Master of Science in Accounting College Park, MD
In-State $49,000
Out-of-State and International $58,500

The tuition rate is dependent on your residency status in the state of Maryland.  The estimated tuition amounts, listed above, do not include books and additional course materials that are required to attend class. These tuition figures are estimated for the fall 2015 start and are subject to approval by the University System of Maryland Board of Regents.

We look forward to reviewing your application package.