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MBA in Accounting and Finance
Online Master's Degree Program

Program

Advance your career with an MBA in accounting.

Career-focused education has always been the foundation of Herzing University and like our other programs, we have developed our MBA in Accounting and Finance degree with input from employers to prepare you for success today and tomorrow.

With a focus on how to use financial and accounting tools, you will be prepared to drive the fiscal health of your organization for profitable growth.

Additional program highlights

  • Solutions-based curriculum with real-world scenarios to help you make strategic decisions
  • Learn from experienced graduate faculty with real-life work experience in a student-centered learning environment that supports success
  • Earn your MBA online or at select campus locations - full time or part-time
Classes Start January 10th

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Curriculum

MBA in Accounting and Finance Degree Program Curriculum

Herzing's MBA in Accounting and Finance program will prepare you with the necessary skills and academic knowledge for management positions in various business enterprises, with a concentration of courses in accounting. These career opportunities may be in areas such as accounting, finance, business administration, sales, marketing, human resources, information systems, and production or operations for the existing or emerging manager.

In addition to gaining a solid foundation of business and leadership skills, upon completion of this program, you will be prepared to evaluate business situations using advanced accounting concepts and methods. You will also be prepared to sit for the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) exam from the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA). Achieving the CMA demonstrates your professional expertise in financial planning, analysis, control, decision support, and professional ethics.

It is important to note that this MBA program, even when combined with the Bachelor of Science in Accounting program at Herzing University, may not fulfill all of the requirements for graduates to sit for the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam or apply for licensure in some states or jurisdictions. Many states require a specific number of graduate accounting classes as well as specific graduate accounting courses. Others may require several years of professional experience. This program is not designed to fulfill any of those requirements.

Earn your MBA online, with at least partial class availability offered at our Atlanta campus.

ProgramMonthsiCredits
Master of Business Administration with a Concentration in Accounting and Finance1433-36
i. The program can be completed in as few as 14 months.
Program availability varies by location

Required Foundation Course(s) 3-6 Semester Credit Hours

* Only required for students who do not have an undergraduate degree in Business, a closely related discipline or its international equivalent.

Required Core MBA Courses - 21 Semester Credit Hours

or  Semester Credit Hours: 3.00 or  Semester Credit Hours: 3.00

Required Accounting and Finance Concentration Courses

A minimum of 9.00 semester credit hours are required.

*Course prerequisites may be waived if the student has prior equivalent coursework or the approval by the Dean of Graduate Programs.

Tuition & Cost

As few as 14 months | 33-36 credits

$531 per credit

after scholarship*

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*When student accepts awarded scholarship.

Tuition & Cost

With Herzing University, an affordable, career-focused education in business administration is within your reach. We are always striving to make college more affordable for everyone.

Opportunities for financial aid include:

Requirements

MBA program enrollment requirements

Enrollment prerequisites to enroll in Herzing’s MBA program include:

  • Completed bachelor’s or graduate degree from a college or university accredited by an agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education or have completed a three or four year bachelor’s degree at a foreign college or university recognized as equivalent to a U.S. bachelor’s degree by an approved foreign credential evaluator.
  • Meet and interview with a Herzing admissions advisor
  • Complete an application form

No minimum GMAT/GRE score is required for admission!

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This program prepares an existing or emerging organizational or team leader with the necessary skills and academic knowledge for management positions in various business enterprises. These career opportunities may be in areas such as accounting, finance, business administration, sales, marketing, human resources, information systems, project management, production and operations. Application of theory to practice is emphasized through a problem-based/solutions-based curriculum, grounded in a framework of ethical leadership and global competition.

The Master of Business Administration in Accounting program is designed to prepare the graduate to sit for the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) exam from the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA).  The CMA is the globally recognized, advanced-level credential appropriate for accountants and financial professionals in business. Achieving the CMA demonstrates your professional expertise in financial planning, analysis, control, decision support, and professional ethics.  It is important to note that this MBA program, even when combined with the Bachelor of Science in Accounting program at Herzing University, may not fulfill all of the requirements for graduates to sit for the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam or apply for licensure in some states or jurisdictions.  Many states require a specific number of graduate accounting classes as well as specific graduate accounting courses.  Others may require several years of professional experience.  This program is not designed to fulfill any of those requirements.

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Accreditations

Accreditations & Disclosures

1. The Business Division at Herzing University has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) located at 11374 Strang Line Road in Lenexa, Kansas, USA. For a list of accredited programs please refer to our IACBE member status page.

Herzing University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org), an institutional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

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