Master of Science in Accounting

Governors State University

University Park, Illinois, USA
Master of Science in Accounting
Duration18 Months
LevelMasters Program
  • In this program, students will obtain the foundational technical knowledge needed to be a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) while improving skills in finance, management, audit and assurance services, taxation and business regulatory environments, and accounting information systems.
  • Students will focus on education in management, taxation, financial planning, or general business. 
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees1189418 INR
Hostel & Meals464781 INR
Student Center23437 INR
Career counselling fee7324 INR
Strategic Initiative23437 INR
Technology fee19042 INR
Student Activity16113 INR
University Facilities57127 INR
Health services fee7324 INR
Total618585 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
BachelorsNo specific cutoff mentioned
  • Applicants must have a bachelor's degree
  • Applicant must be maintaining a 3.0 GPA or higher in last 60 hours of the undergraduate degree.
  • Students must meet a "B" grade average across the following prerequisite coursework:
    • ACCT - 2110 Financial Accounting (3)
    • ACCT - 2111 Managerial Accounting (3)
    • ACCT - 3111 Cost Accounting I (3)
    • ACCT - 3151 Intermediate Accounting I (3)
    • ACCT - 3152 Intermediate Accounting II (3)
    • ACCT - 3252 Accounting Information System (3)
    • ACCT - 4251 Tax I (3)
    • ACCT - 4354 Auditing I (3)
    • BLAW - 2100 Business Law I (3)
    • BLAW - 3100 Business Law II (3)
    • A finite mathematics or applied calculus course
    • A written communication course
ExamsTOEFL: 80
  • With minimum 20 in each


PTE: 53
  • With 53 in each section

GRE: Accepted

GMAT: Accepted

Additional info
  • The GMAT or GRE may be waived for applicants who meet one of the following:
    • a G.P.A. of 3.5 or higher for the last 60 hours, from a regionally accredited college or university, or
    • a graduate degree from a regionally accredited college or university; or
    • five years of relevant full time work or equivalent experience that includes one or more of the following: managing people, projects, and/or budgets. Waiver requests will be reviewed and approved on a case by case basis upon verification and committee approval
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