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Sample Schedule: MPAc

The Rady School of Management’s Master of Professional Accountancy (MPAc) program is a 50-unit STEM-designated degree program designed to take you on a professional journey where accounting is a living language that builds on an in-depth knowledge of economic transactions. Through an unrivaled and accessible network and faculty, and a commitment to innovation, you will receive the best training available to engage critical reasoning in your accounting career. This is an advantage that will enable you to surpass not only your competition but also the highest expectations of top-tier accounting firms.

Sample Program (9 months)

Fall Quarter

Internal Control over Financial Reporting

Advanced Auditing and Forensic Accounting

Professional Research and Communication for Accountants

Professional Seminar Focus on CPA Examination (FAR)

Business Law

Winter Quarter

Financial Statement Analysis

Ethics in Accounting and Business

Electives (2)

Spring Quarter

Capstone Project

Professional Seminar Focus on tax careers in issues found in practice

Three additional electives

Choose electives that allow you to focus on:

  • Big Data
  • Tax, Audit and Analysis
  • Finance