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MBA in Accounting

The Master of Business Administration with an Emphasis in Accounting program at Grand Canyon University helps prepare students for advanced management accounting positions in the corporate and public sectors. Learn more about Grand Canyon University's Master of Business Administration with an Emphasis in Accounting program here.

Official Program Name:

Master of Business Administration with an Emphasis in Accounting

School Offering Program:

Grand Canyon University

Program Prerequisites:

Applicants to the Master of Business Administration with an Emphasis in Accounting program should be interested in advanced management accounting. Though specific program requirements may vary, applicants to Grand Canyon University's graduate programs should have already earned a bachelor's degree.

Program Description:

Students enrolled in the Master of Business Administration with an Emphasis in Accounting program at Grand Canyon University have the opportunity to learn about advanced accounting practices and finance principles, organizational behavior, and the elements to effectively define, formulate, and execute strategic leadership and innovation. Students also study economics and business decision making, economics and the world economy, managerial accounting and finance, and strategic marketing management. The program is designed to prepare students for advanced management positions in accounting and offers coursework that examines internal auditing and controls, advanced financial accounting, and accounting ethics.

Learning Format:

Online

Program Length

52 credits

Financial Aid Available:

Federal financial aid, including loan, grants, and scholarships, is available to qualifying students. Students can find out about scholarships and other financial aid opportunities from a Grand Canyon University Enrollment Counselor.

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Required Courses for a Master of Business Administration with an Emphasis in Accounting:

Program and course requirements are subject to change. Contact Grand Canyon University to confirm the most accurate information before enrolling in a program.

Business Administration

  • MGT 604: Organizational Behavior (4 credits)
  • ACC 502: Accounting Practices (4 credits)
  • FIN 504: Finance Principles (4 credits)
  • SYM 506: Applied Business Probability and Statistics (4 credits)
  • ECN 601: Economics (4 credits)
  • BUS 660: Quantitative Methods (4 credits)
  • MKT 607: Marketing Management (4 credits)
  • ACC 650: Managerial Accounting (4 credits)
  • MGT 655: Operations Management (4 credits)
  • FIN 650: Managerial Finance (4 credits)
  • MGT 660: Strategic Management (4 credits)

Accounting

  • ACC 651: Internal Auditing (4 credits)
  • ACC 660: Advanced Financial Accounting (4 credits)

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Career Paths:

Graduates of Grand Canyon University's Master of Business Administration with an Emphasis in Accounting program could pursue a variety of positions in business and accounting. Some positions may require state or board certification.

Possible positions graduates may pursue include:

  • Accounting manager
  • Corporate controller
  • Chief financial officer
  • Financial analyst
  • Certified public accountant (CPA)
  • Certified financial manager (CFM)
  • Certified management accountant (CMA)

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