Master of Science in Accounting

The Region's Premier Path for Tomorrow's CPAs.


The UCCS Master of Science in Accounting program is designed for focused accounting professionals who are interested in meeting Certified Public Accountant (CPA) licensure requirements. Students seeking serious accounting careers attend UCCS for our small class sizes, nationally distinguished faculty and maximum flexibility for scheduling. Apply now for the only AACSB-accredited Master of Science in Accounting program in Southern Colorado and one of the best business educational values available in the U.S.

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Become a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).

This 30-credit hour program, together with a student’s undergraduate degree in accounting, is designed to help students satisfy the 150-credit hour education requirement for licensure in Colorado and most other states.

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At Your Own Pace.

Most students enroll in the MSA program on a part-time basis and complete the program in 18 months. Students may also fast-track through the MSA, completing their degree requirements in an accelerated 12-month time frame.

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Unparalleled Value. Exceptional Instruction.

We offer the quality and prestige that comes with AACSB International accreditation at an affordable price. Whether you study on campus or online, you will learn from the same internationally-recognized faculty and earn the same well-regarded degree.

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Start Right Away.

No need to wait until next year, we admit for all three semesters so you can start in the fall, spring or summer.