MSA Evening Program

The MSA Evening Program is designed for working adults who seek flexibility in their course schedules with evening and weekend classes. The program can be completed in approximately two years of part-time studies.

The MSA degree requires 33 semester hours, including 27 semester hours of MSA core courses and 6 semester hours of elective coursework.

REQUIRED CORE COURSES
ACC6100 Business Concepts and Environments (3)
ACC6110 Accounting Theory, Practice and Reporting (3)
ACC6120 Advanced Cost and Managerial Accounting (3)
ACC6140 Governmental and Not-for-Profit Accounting (3)
ACC6160 Advanced Attest Services (3)
ACC6180 Taxation of Corporations, Partnerships and Not-for-Profits (3)
ACC6190 Business Regulation (3)
ACC6200 Seminar in Professional Accounting Research and Practice (3)
MBA6250 Data Analytics (3)

ELECTIVE COURSE TOPICS
Accounting Information Systems
Design Thinking
Internship in Accounting
Special Topics in Accounting

Admission Requirements

  • Completed Application for Admission.
  • Submit transcripts (official, sealed in envelope) for all prior college and/or university credit. Aurora University accepts official electronic transcripts at AU-etranscripts@aurora.edu.
  • Professional resume.
  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution with a grade point average of 3.0 or greater (on a 4.0 scale). Students with a GPA of less than 3.0 will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
  • Applicants may be required to complete an interview the program director and provide letters of recommendation.