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MBA - Accounting Concentration

The Hutton School of Business now offers an MBA with a concentration in Accounting. This 36-hour online program provides students with a unique opportunity to further expand and enhance their understanding of accounting through a series of graduate-level accounting courses. Students who wish to pursue the Accounting concentration should hold an undergraduate degree in Accounting or demonstrate completion of accounting studies equivalent to the degree.

Admissions Requirements

• A completed undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited college or university with a minimum GPA of 2.5. Submission of an official transcript is required.

• Completion of the GMAT within the previous five years with a minimum score of 410.

• Two recommendations from individuals who are in a position to objectively evaluate the student’s overall capability to succeed in an MBA program.

• A writing sample focused upon the applicant’s self-assessment of professional experiences and/or goals as these relate to pursuit of the MBA.

• Validation of language abilities for non-native speakers.

Degree Requirements

MBA Core Courses (21 hours):

  • Managerial Accounting
  • Managerial Finance
  • Marketing Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Managerial Economics
  • Legal, Ethical, and Social Environment
  • Strategic Decision-Making

Accounting Electives (15 hours). Select from:

  • Taxation of Business Entities
  • Advanced Accounting Information Systems
  • Advanced Governmental and Not-for-Profit Accounting
  • Advanced Accounting Theory
  • Tax Research and Practice
  • Advanced Assurance Services
  • Special Projects in Accounting and Related Subjects

For inquiries about the MBA Accounting Concentration, contact:

Graduate Admissions
gradadm@ucumberlands.edu
Phone: (606) 539-4390
Toll free:(855) 791-7201

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