Gain the competencies that will set you apart. Develop a strong foundation in accounting fundamentals and build expertise in leading analytics methods.
Learn from professors who are considered giants in the accounting field, and get an MSA degree on your schedule. GMAT waivers available.
Next cohort starts August 2020
There is strength in numbers and our numbers are strong
Master’s in Accounting Program in the country; Public Accounting Report
First time CPA pass rate for Accountancy Master’s graduates
Accountancy faculty; BYU faculty research rankings
Successful employment outcomes for Accountancy graduates
Starting at $20,600, the iMSA delivers an exceptional degree at a fraction of the price of other top MSA programs. Earn your degree in as little as 18 months or stretch it out to 36 months.
Extensive Career Options
Accounting is one of the fastest growing careers and the universal language of business. An accountancy degree can open doors in almost any field. Entry-level accounting salaries average $60K per year.
Each iMSA course comes in two segments – a self-paced, on-demand set of video lectures to give you the core material, and then an intensely hands-on and practice-oriented set of live sessions in which you work directly with faculty and accomplished fellow students.
The iMSA curriculum was developed by top accounting faculty to build expertise in leading analytics methods, financial reporting, audit and control, and US federal taxation. This degree helps prepare you to sit for the CPA exam.
Powerful Alumni Network
We are one of the largest suppliers of leaders of the accountancy profession. Among our alumni are legions of CFOs, accounting firm partners, and entrepreneurs.
“Each week I’m gaining knowledge directly relevant to my job, working with top professors in their fields, and joining in class discussions with other professionals, all of which has been a tremendous expansion of my learning network. After exploring several possible degree programs, I chose the iMSA at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign because it allows me to participate in a rigorous academic program and yet accommodates my hectic schedule as full-time working mother of two toddlers.”
Rhonda Riedel, CFO - Cloud9 Smart
“The iMSA will help me broaden my financial skill set and get into the C-suite. Anyone who is looking to further their career will greatly benefit from the iMSA program and their outstanding faculty. ”
Renato Torres, Director of Facilities and Construction North America, Brose Group
“The iMSA has had an immediate and direct impact on my job. I work in the financial services industry and I deal with massive amounts of data. The python programming skills I obtained in the data analytics course have helped me immensely, and I also feel more confident at work in meetings speaking about things that I’ve learned in the program.”