Graduate & Professional Programs

Online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA)

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An affordable online master’s in accounting program designed for working professionals seeking career advancement.

The business world is changing. Advance your career and gain skills for the future with our online Master of Science in Accounting program. Through a comprehensive curriculum taught by faculty who are subject area and industry experts, you will gain valuable skills to lead teams, solve problems and improve performance in organizations of all types. You will excel in your chosen career path, equipped with the skills developed through data-driven technical expertise.  

Emmanuel’s program conforms with the credit hour requirements and core competencies needed for the CPA® licensure process. 

Concentration Options: The online master’s in accounting program features concentration options in data analytics and forensic accounting to specialize your studies for your specific career goals.  

Data Analytics: With major shifts toward advanced technologies in the accounting field, today’s leaders need new skillsets that support modern organizations. The data analytics concentration prepares you for this in-demand sector by providing hands-on experience in handling financial analytics software and applying modern computational analytics methods in the workplace. 

Forensic Accounting: Forensic accounting is one of the fastest-growing sectors in the accounting field, with professionals trained to prevent white collar crime, expose tax evasion, support companies in complying with laws and regulations and uncover fraud. This concentration prepares you for a successful career as a litigation expert or investigative accountant.  

This program is delivered in a flexible, accelerated format so you can earn your degree at your own pace. With asynchronous, seven-week courses and up to three transfer credits accepted, you can study on your schedule while maintaining your current professional commitments. Our fully online MSA program consists of 30 credits and can be completed in two years.   

As you prepare for an advanced role with your online MSA, you will study topics such as:  

  • Ethics and personal responsibility
  • Financial statement analysis
  • Advanced auditing
  • Data analytics
  • Leadership
  • Risk management
  • Statistics
  • Data analysis
  • Forensic accounting  

Prepare for the modern business world with an institution that has more than 100 years of educational expertise in building Boston’s success stories. Develop the knowledge, skills and capabilities required for accounting in the digital age with Emmanuel College’s online Master of Science in Accounting. 

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