Capitalize on the growing demand for qualified accountants and auditors by earning your online Master of Science in Accounting with a concentration in Auditing from Southern New Hampshire University. You'll increase your chances of landing the auditing jobs you want by learning about Sarbanes-Oxley and what steps companies must take to comply with these federal requirements. You'll also use the latest technologies to solve common auditing challenges.
With a master's in auditing online, you'll improve your advancement potential by helping corporations meet the demand for greater transparency in financial reporting. You'll also be able to develop growth strategies based on the company's goals.
The MS in Accounting with an auditing concentration aligns with the Content and Skill Specification Outlines (CSOs/SSOs) set by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).
As a private, nonprofit university, SNHU has one mission - to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of earning your master's in auditing online 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.
Driven largely by more stringent financial laws and corporate governance regulations, demand for auditing professionals continues to rise. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects 10% employment growth through 2026, faster than the average for all occupations.*
Please note: Students cannot earn CPA certification simply by earning a college degree. If you wish to follow the traditional CPA track upon graduation, you'll need to verify you meet all requirements to sit for the exam. Licensing requirements to sit for the CPA exam vary from state to state, so it's best to review your state-specific requirements. For state-by-state educational requirements, consult the website of the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA). For state-by-state CPA licensing requirements, consult the Accounting Licensing Library, powered by the NASBA. The content of our programs aligns with the Content and Skill Specification Outlines (CSOs/SSOs) set by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and fulfills the educational requirements for CPA certification in most states.
The online master’s in auditing will provide you with the strong accounting and auditing background required for success in this field. The content of this program aligns with the Content and Skill Specification Outlines (CSOs/SSOs) set by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).
Total Credits: 36
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 accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education as well as several other accrediting bodies.