Customize your MAcc degree to your career goals
Master of Accountancy (30 credits)
Tailor your degree to best fit your accounting career goals with the master of accountancy at Davenport University –– one of only eight schools granted special accounting accreditation by the IACBE. Customize the curriculum for your master's degree in accounting with a specialty track in finance, fraud exam and auditing, managerial accounting or professional accounting.
Davenport’s special IACBE accounting accreditation lets you know you’re choosing one of the top accounting schools for your MAcc degree. Earn an online master of accounting through Davenport’s innovative Global Campus or complete your MAcc degree on Davenport’s W.A. Lettinga Campus in Grand Rapids. Whichever option you choose, you’ll benefit from accounting faculty who have real-world experience in the subjects they teach, from advanced auditing to strategic cost management.
Prepare for jobs as an accountant
Through Davenport’s customizable MAcc degree, you will graduate ready and in demand for a range of jobs as an accountant. The MAcc program prepares you to take certification exams in your area of career interest, including the Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Managerial Accountant (CMA), Certified Financial Planner (CFP) and Certified Financial Manager (CFM) exams.
Explore classes for Davenport’s MAcc program
The core courses in the MAcc program give you the necessary knowledge and skills you need for success in jobs as an accountant. Whether you pursue an online master of accounting or on-campus MAcc degree, you’ll learn from professors who are industry experienced. With an average class size of 20 students, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to collaborate and develop connections that can lead to future jobs as an accountant.
|ACCT625||Accounting Information Systems||3|
|ACCT630||Accounting Research/Finc Analy||3|
|ACCT650||Accountant Respons & Ethics||3|
|ACCT660||Advanced Auditing & Reporting||3|
|ACCT670||Strategic Cost Management||3|
Managerial Accountant Specific Courses [CMAS]
|ACCT761||CMA Prep Finc Plan/Perform Ctl||3|
|ACCT762||CMA Prep Finc Decision Making||3|
|FINC750||Advanced Financial Management||3|
Professional Accountant Specific Courses [CPAS]
|ACCT752||CPA Prep - Financial (FAR)||3|
|ACCT756||CPA Prep - Auditing (AUD)||3|
|ACCT763||CPA Prep - Regulations (REG)||3|
|ACCT767||CPA Prep - Business (BEC)||3|
Which class should I take? When should I take it?
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Why earn your MAcc degree at Davenport University?
Through Davenport’s master degree of accounting, you’ll learn from professors who are CPAs and industry experts. They’ll give you what you need to pass your certification exams and have a successful accounting career.
Experience the Davenport difference:
Prep for certifications
Learn the ins and outs of studying and preparing for certification exams, including the CPA, CFE, CMA, CGFM, CFM & CIA.
Davenport has specialized accreditation through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE).
Credit for certifications
If you have already earned a certification in an area that the MAcc program offers, you can use it to transfer in credit to Davenport University.
Strengthen your knowledge, critical thinking and leadership skills through hands-on projects, presentations and simulations.
Launch your career
100% of MAcc graduates successfully land jobs as an accountant —and 100% are satisfied with their Davenport accounting education.
Choose from six start dates and enroll full or part time, online or on campus. No GMAT or GRE required for Davenport’s MAcc degree.
“The master of accountancy program elevated both my collegiate and professional career. The instructors bring real-world examples that set students up for success and push them to be the best that they can be.”
-Spencer Hondorp, MAcc/BBA 2018
Get started on your master degree of accounting
Explore the admissions requirements and then take the next step toward earning your master of accountancy at Davenport.