General Accounting

Preparing you for the future

New England College’s online Master of Science in Accounting degree program is designed to provide you with proper preparation for the CPA examination, while helping you develop knowledge in the theory and application of accounting standards in a flexible online environment.

Highlights of our Online Master of Science in Accounting Degree

New England College’s Master of Science in Accounting degree is a 40-credit hour program created to build your knowledge in auditing, financial reporting, taxation, cost accounting and more. Strategic thinking, problem solving, leadership and other topics are approached in an inter-disciplinary manner to encourage the development of the core competencies required by most states as part of the 150-hour requirement for the CPA examination.

  • Refine your critical thinking, analysis and problem solving skills for advanced risk analysis, auditing, taxation and other disciplines
  • Prepare for the CPA examination
  • Prepare for Management Accountant (CMA) certification
  • Prepare for Fraud Examiner (CFE) certification
  • Prepare for Internal Auditor (CIA) certification

Job Opportunities for Graduates of a Master’s in Accounting

Comprehensive preparation for the CPA examination and other professional accounting certifications is essential to your success. By developing your skills in both public and private accounting in theory and practice, our Master of Science in Accounting degree will set the stage for your career.

Potential roles include:

Graduates of our program are prepared for positions such as Management Consultant, Director of Accounting, Director of Risk Management and other positions of leadership focused on sound financial and accounting practices. Potential employers include:

Governmental Agencies

Governmental Agencies

Multi-National Organizations

Multi-National Organizations

Consultancy Agencies

Consultancy Agencies

Global Non-Profit Organizations

Global Non-Profit Organizations

To learn more about NEC’s online Master of Science in Accounting degree program, click on the links below.

Student Outcomes
Curriculum

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Accreditation

New England College is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (formerly the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.).