Master's of Accounting (iMSA)

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Master's of Accounting (iMSA)

Gies College of Business at the University of Illinois

Accredited diploma

Offered by University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Taught in English

Engage in group discussions with professors and peers

18-36 months

32 credit hours of graduate coursework

100% online

Hands-on learning from anywhere, no travel required

$20,984 - $27,200 USD total cost

Depending on elective course choices

Career Outcomes

As one of the largest suppliers of leaders in the accounting profession,  Gies graduates include legions of accounting firm partners, CFOs, entrepreneurs, and other business leaders. 

  • 76% of iMSA graduates reported that they started a better job upon graduation

  • iMSA graduates tell us they received an average raise of 22% during and immediately after their iMSA program

This MS in Accountancy will enable you to gain a competitive advantage in the job market. Future employers search for candidates who excelled in studies and also possess important non-technical professional business skills. The iMSA team designs impactful opportunities for students to develop those skills.

When you graduate, you'll be:

  • An expert in using analytics and automation in accounting work

  • A highly sought-after candidate in the field

  • Proficient and knowledgeable in audit, financial reporting, tax, and in managing and analyzing data

  • Valued for your skills in communications and teamwork

  • Poised for a successful career in accounting

Applications for Fall 2024 are open.

Fall 2024 Deadlines:

  • Priority Deadline: June 6, 2024

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