Accounting: Corporate Finance, MS

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2023-2024. Learn more about Graduate College Academic Regulation 7.0.

Total Hours: 33

ACCT 5093Reimagine: Innovative Accounting and Analytics Mindset 13
MSIS 5393Advanced Spreadsheet Modeling 23
ACCT 5003Advanced Federal Income Taxation3
ACCT 5103Seminar in Contemporary Accounting Theory I3
ACCT 5113Financial Accounting Research3
ACCT 5153Financial Statement Analysis3
Hours Subtotal18
FIN 5343Valuation and Financial Modeling3
FIN 5003Introduction to Energy Business 23
or FIN 5363 Energy Finance
FIN 5053Theory and Practice of Financial Management 23
ACCT 5603Advanced Accounting-based Information Systems3
Choose ACCT 5994 or 3-hour elective from list 33
CPA Review 3, 4
Or select 3 hours from the list of electives. 3
Oil and Gas Accounting
Advanced Auditing
Graduate Internship in Accounting 5
Ideation, Creativity & Innovation
Introduction to Energy Business 2
Energy Finance 2
Advanced System Certification and Accreditation 2
Prescriptive Analytics 2
Special Projects in Business Information Systems
Predictive Analytics Technologies 2
Descriptive Analytics and Visualization 2
Select three hours from the following:
Expanding Accounting Horizons in the US
International Accounting Abroad
Non-ACCT Travel Course
Hours Subtotal15
Total Hours33

Scholarships will be available to assist in covering the costs associated with travel for ACCT 5093.


Offered online.


If ACCT 5994 is selected, total hours for degree increase by one hour.


Elective may be taken in spring or summer semester.


Summer offering only. Cannot received credit at both the undergraduate and graduate level.

Additional Requirements

  • Other electives require approval from the MS Coordinator.
  • Beginning with Summer 2020 the MS-Accounting program does not accommodate spring or fall internships although the department will work with individual students who have documented acceptance of an internship (as of September 15) to design alternatives.
  • Students who have already taken ACCT 5003 for credit as ACCT 4033 or a course equivalent at another institution may substitute an elective for ACCT 5003. The elective must have an ACCT prefix if in the DAS of CF concentration.

Graduate College Master's Program Requirements

Learn more about Graduate College 2023-2024 Master’s Degree Program Requirements. Check the General Graduate College academic regulations for minimal GPA, language proficiency and other general requirements.