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Joint BS/MS in Accounting Program

Balance your future!

The Bachelor of Science in General Accounting and Master of Science in Accounting joint-degree program prepares students to sit for the Certified Public Accountant license examination. The program is commonly referred as the "CPA BS/MS program." Admission is only open to enrolled NYU-Stern undergraduate students.

Plan Your Curriculum

Use the curriculum worksheets to help plan your BS/MS degree program.

Alternatively, students can concentrate in general accounting.

Attend an Information Session: Fall 2014

Learn details of the curriculum and admission process by attending an information session! A virtual information session will be posted soon, however it does not allow for individual questions to be answered.

While there are no information sessions currently scheduled at this time, one is in the works for December of 2014.  Check back here in the fall of 2014 for more details!

In the interim, candidates interested in applying to this unique program during the summer of 2014 term or in a future semester, are strongly encouraged to schedule an appointment with Mary-Grace Tomecki, who manages the BS/MS in Accounting Program.  She can also be reached via email at mtomecki@stern.nyu.edu.

Submit an Application

1. Application
Admission is only open to enrolled NYU-Stern undergraduate students in the Business Program. Spring admission is only open to sophomores. Fall admission is open to juniors. Seniors should speak to an adviser about applying for admission. Study away students may submit applications remotely.

Strong candidates have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0, a strong interest in working as a CPA, and a verifiable commitment to completing the 150-credit BS/MS in Accounting joint-degree program, which includes a summer of graduate level coursework immediately following graduation from the bachelor of science degree program. Candidates may be invited to an interview or to provide references.

2. Summer 2014 Application is scheduled to open on Tuesday, June 24th at 9 am.  Deadline: 5 PM on Friday, August 8, 2014
Please complete the application in full by 5 PM on Fri, August 8, 2014.

If you encounter difficulty accessing the on-line application, please contact Mary-Grace Tomecki at mtomecki@stern.nyu.edu.

Discover More

Find details about CPA license requirements and guidance to CPA license examination registration by contacting the New York State Education Department-Office of the Professions.

For further information about the accounting profession, contact the New York State Society of CPAs.

Scholarships for Current BS/MS Students

The New York State Society of CPAs offers scholarships on a competitive basis to help cover the cost of the MS in Accounting degree.

This past year, the deadline for the Excellence in Accounting Scholarship was April 1, 2014. Interested students are encouraged to apply early, so check back here in January of 2015 for information about how to apply.

MS in Accounting - Class of 2014

Information for Class of 2014 MS in Accounting Students
(Materials from January 29, 2014 Orientation)


Panelist Contact Information

2014_Stern Graduate Registration Guide
Registration Period:
March 5th at 9:00 am - March 26th at 11:59 pm

2014_Tuition and Fees Worksheet
Deadline for Paid Tuition and Fees:
May 1, 2014

2014_Financial Aid

International Student I-20 Information

Curriculum Worksheets


Faculty Adviser

Professor Maindiratta

Professor Maindiratta
KMC 10-90

Office Hours: Fall 2014
Monday and Wednesday
11:30-2:00 pm
Or by appointment