Advance your expertise in business and financial management with a Master of Business Administration in Accounting from Southern New Hampshire University. Built specifically for today's business needs, the MBA in Accounting online program deepens your understanding of capital budgeting, finance and portfolio management.
SNHU's MBA program is one of the most affordable MBAs in the nation and can be completed in just over a year. The coursework by design is readily applicable to your real-world challenges. You'll develop projects that serve your business needs while simultaneously becoming a stronger, more capable leader.
Southern New Hampshire University, founded as the New Hampshire School of Accounting in 1932, has a long history of graduating successful accounting professionals. Our graduates are working in some of the top accounting firms in the U.S., as well as at management-level positions in a range of industries. As an SNHU MBA student, you'll have the opportunity to connect and network with faculty and alumni in the accounting, finance and business management fields.
In addition to a solid business management background, the MBA in Accounting online program will give you the skills needed to:
As a private, nonprofit university, SNHU has one mission - to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of earning your online MBA at SNHU include:
Acceptance decisions are made on a rolling basis throughout the year for our 5 graduate terms. You can apply at any time and get a decision within days of submitting all required materials. To apply, simply contact an admission counselor, who can help you explore financial options. Your counselor can also walk you through the application process, which involves completing a graduate application ($40 fee) and providing undergraduate transcripts.
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts up to 19% job growth for financial managers through 2026.* During both strong and recessionary economic periods, the skills you develop in your MBA in Accounting at SNHU will be highly valued.
Many senior management executives have a background in accounting or finance. An ability to analyze and interpret financial data will be especially important as companies seek efficient, cost-effective means of operation. Earning your MBA in Accounting online at SNHU gives you the strong background you need to be successful in a wide variety of management-level positions in fields such as:
Deepen your knowledge of financial reporting and tax factors with the online MBA concentration in accounting. The accounting-focused MBA program consists of nine core MBA courses and three advanced accounting courses. Those with non-business academic backgrounds may be required to take foundation courses.
SNHU MBA students can also pursue a graduate certificate beyond the standard degree program, which allows you to list another significant credential on your resume with minimal additional coursework (typically at a reduced credit load, depending on the electives selected).
This course examines financial accounting theories and practices and emphasizes asset and liability, measurement and reporting.
This course is a continuation of ACC 610. Topics include stockholders' equity, income measurement, income taxes, pensions, leases and statements of changes in financial positions.
This course is an introduction to tax factors that are relevant in business and personal financial planning decisions. This includes regular and S corporations, partnerships, fiduciaries, tax shelters and tax research. This course is open only to non-accounting students. Background preparation: 6 credit hours in accounting or the equivalent.
Total Credits: 9
Tuition rates for SNHU's online degree programs are among the lowest in the nation. We offer a 25% tuition discount for U.S. service members, both full and part time, and the spouses of those on active duty.
*Tuition Rates are subject to change and are reviewed Annually.
$40 Application Fee, $150 Graduation Fee, Course Materials ($ varies by course)
Southern New Hampshire University is a private, nonprofit institution accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges as well as several other accrediting bodies. More...
This program is accredited by both NEASC and ACBSP. Consumer information is available on the College Navigator.