The Accounting Advantage

The Master of Accounting (MAcc) degree program offered through the Coles College of Business School of Accountancy is a professional one-year graduate degree program designed to help you meet the challenges of a career in accounting, whether public, private, or governmental. Along with the distinction of earning a MAcc degree, our program is designed for students to sit for all sections of the CPA exam in one calendar year. Our immersive cohort program will help you accelerate your career and qualify for many professional designations, including:

  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Certified Internal Auditor
  • Certified Fraud Examiner
  • Certified Management Accountant
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor

AACSB Accredited Accounting Program

The School of Accountancy at Kennesaw State University is home to one of the largest accounting programs in the State of Georgia and offers excellence in accounting education.  Our accounting program is fully accredited by AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. The Master of Accounting program is delivered in an accelerated, one-year format during which students complete the program electing one of two specializations – Audit/Advisory or Tax.

Experiences That Make a Difference

A MAcc degree from Coles College of Business is about more than classes, it’s about walking away with hands-on experience and connections to propel your career forward. You’ll receive personalized academic and career advisement, have access to resume and interview workshops, and network with leading accounting professionals.

Contact Us 

Request more information or contact Heather Hermanson, Director of the Master of Accounting Program. 

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Daniel StreetDeveloped Professional Relationships

“The accounting program allowed me to develop close relationships with professionals in Atlanta through their relationships with professional organizations such as the North Atlanta Chapter of the Georgia Society of CPAs and the Atlanta Chapter of the Institute of Internal Auditors. These networking opportunities provided me with my first corporate job opportunity.”

Daniel Street
MAcc Graduate
Ph.D. Candidate at the University of Alabama