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The School of Business at William Jessup University invites you to advance your career with our dynamic and industry relevant graduate degree in accounting. The Jessup accelerated Master of Accountancy degree is designed to prepare students to qualify to take the CPA exam, and for a professional career in the expanding field of accounting. The program consists of 30 units and can be completed in under a year for accounting majors or around 18 months for other majors.

The Master of Accountancy (MAcc) program is a dynamic, accelerated, and industry relevant graduate degree that can be completed in under 1-year (non-accounting majors may take additional time). The purpose of the WJU MAcc degree is to provide a direct pathway to CPA exam eligibility and to better prepare students to be highly ethical, transformational stewards in the accounting profession.
  • Integrate and apply scriptural and industry principles to make ethical, and effective accounting and financial decisions.
  • Communicate in an effective manner consistent with the accounting profession in a verbal and written manner.
  • Analytically assess a wide-variety of accounting, audit, and tax matters using advanced research, technology, and critical thinking skills necessary to be an effective accounting professional.
  • Demonstrate a proficient and comprehensive knowledge of the accounting principles, regulations, and practices required to qualify to take all four portions (FAR, REG, BEC, AUD) of the Uniform CPA Exam.
  • Evaluate and apply the appropriate international accounting principles to global organizations per International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).

Master of Accountancy (MAcc)