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Indiana University Bloomington

Graduate Accounting Programs

Master of Science in Accounting

Requisites

The Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) degree gives students the opportunity to gain specialized accounting skills. To help ensure student success, the completion of certain courses is required prior to beginning the MSA program. Kelley undergraduate equivalent course numbers are given in brackets. Visit the Kelley Undergraduate Academic Bulletin to review course descriptions.

  • Financial Accounting I, II, and III [BUS-A201, BUS-A311, and BUS-A312]
  • Managerial Accounting [BUS-A202 and BUS-A325]
  • Auditing [BUS-A424 (Note: BUS-A312 is a prerequisite for BUS-A424)]
  • Tax [BUS-A329]
  • Finance [BUS-F300 or BUS-F370]
  • Business Law [BUS-L201]
  • Business Information Systems [BUS-K201]

Applicants currently in undergraduate programs: With careful planning, you may be able to complete requisite courses at your undergraduate institution. If you are studying somewhere other than Indiana University, contact Graduate Accounting Programs at acctgrad [at] indiana [dot] edu in advance of registering for courses to ensure they will fulfill our program's requisite.

Applicants who have already earned bachelor’s degrees: Whether you are a U.S. resident or an internationally-based applicant, you may be able to take requisites at a local college or university. If this is somewhere other than Indiana University, contact acctgrad [at] indiana [dot] edu in advance of registering for courses to ensure they will fulfill the requisite.