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Accredited, Online Accounting Courses to Propel Your Career

Take your passion for big data in finance and accounting to the next level by immersing yourself in Michigan State University’s flexible and customizable accounting and data analytics curriculum.

Our courses are designed to expand your technical knowledge while building your strength in theory and practice. By working closely with expert faculty, you’ll develop the critical thinking, communication, math and organizational skills needed for success in the accounting and finance industry. Dive deeper into your online courses on data analytics by focusing on a specific concentration within your accounting track, making your data analytics and accounting curriculum even more relevant to your interests and career aspirations.

MSU’s online accounting courses are offered year-round and can be completed at your own pace.

Degree Requirements

Foundations of Accounting, Information Systems, and Data Analysis (18 credits)

Complete the following courses as part of the M.S. in accounting and data analytics curriculum, unless waived by the program director.

Complete at least one of the following concentrations:

Accounting Analytics (9 credits)

ACC 827 is required. Choose two from the remaining three courses.

Managerial Analysis for Decision Making (9 credits)

Taxation (12 credits)

Additional Electives

Choose electives from courses within the concentrations of the accounting curriculum and data analytics curriculum to meet the 30-credit minimum.

Course Structure

Classes are online and asynchronous in seven-week sessions. Although asynchronous, classes will have set timelines that students must work within, and deadlines that students are expected to meet.

Let’s Get Started

Propel your future with a master’s in accounting and data analytics from MSU. You may start the accounting curriculum and the data analytics curriculum in fall or spring. Apply for admission today.

Contact Information

  • M.S. in Accounting and Data Analytics
  • Department of Accounting and Information Systems
  • Lynne Zelenski
  • Program Director
  • North Business Building
  • 632 Bogue St Rm N240
  • East Lansing, MI 48824