Expand your career options with a master’s in accounting

Accounting offers a broad range of opportunities. Between 2016 and 2026, employment in this field is projected to increase by 10 percent, opening up new areas of opportunity in banking, financial services, government, nonprofit, and many other fields of interest.*

New England College’s Master of Science in Accounting degree was created to build your knowledge in auditing, financial reporting, taxation, cost accounting, and more. We approach strategic thinking, problem-solving, leadership, and other skill areas in a cohesive and interconnected manner to encourage the development of core competencies.

Choose from one of two course concentrations

General Accounting: Refine your critical thinking, analysis, and problem-solving skills for advanced risk analysis, auditing, taxation, and other disciplines.

Forensic Accounting: Learn to detect, investigate, and analyze accounting at organizations large and small through investigative techniques and proper preparation and reporting for litigation.

Reasons to choose our MSA:

Degree completion in less than 2 years—no GRE or GMAT required

100% online degree program with no residency requirement

Rolling admissions allow students to enter every 7 weeks throughout the year

Accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education

The online MSA program satisfies the 150-hour requirement for the CPA examination in most states and also prepares students for other professional certifications such as Certified Management Accountant (CMA) or Certified Internal Auditor (CIA.)

*U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics