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MS in Accounting Students

Welcome to the MS in Accounting program at the Stern School of Business. This is a 1 year program that prepares you to sit for the New York CPA. Students in the MS in Accounting program take courses at Stern's Greenwich Village location. Please contact Academic Affairs and Advising at if you have any questions.

In order to earn the MS in Accounting, students must complete 30 credits in 1 year. Curriculum for the program is outlined below.

Fall semester - 15 Credits
    Financial Reporting and Disclosure (3 credits)
    Foundations of Corporate Finance (3 credits)
    Auditing (3 credits)
    Professional Responsibility (1.5 credits)
    Taxation of Individuals and Business Income (3 credits)
    Topics in Advanced Communication in Accounting (1.5 credits)

Spring semester - 15 Credits
    Business Acquisitions, Deferred Taxes, Translations, and Derivatives (3 credits)
    Advanced Managerial Accounting (3 credits)
    Accounting Information Systems & Control – Data Analytics Perspective (3 credits)
    Forensic Accounting and Financial Statement Fraud (3 credits)
    Modeling Financial Statements (3 credits)