Accounting MAcc Degree

Graduate Admissions


Accounting Department
Phone 903.566.7360

Degree Information
Dr. Veronda Willis
Phone: 903.565.5822

Graduate Admission Information
The University of Texas at Tyler
Office of Graduate Admissions
Office: STE 345
Phone: 903.566.7457
Fax: 903.566.7492

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Program Information

Hours: 30

Time to Degree: Can be completed in 2 years

College: Soules College of Business

Total Program Tuition Cost: Estimated tuition for full-time, in-state on-campus enrollment is $14,148. Tuition varies by delivery method and hours taken per semester. Calculate your estimated tuition with the tuition calculator.

Scholarships/Financial Support Available:  Yes

Licensure and Certificates: With the MAcc degree from UT Tyler, you’ll qualify to take the Uniform CPA Examination and can earn an optional Accounting Data Analytics Certificate.

Application Instructions

Admission Requirements

Applicants to the program must hold the equivalent of a BBA degree in accounting from an accredited institution or must compete the MAcc leveling core.

Test Score Required: Satisfactory GMAT score. For applicants with a bachelor’s degree from a foreign institution, the preferred minimum for the TOEFL is 105 overall, with a minimum of 24 for each individual section, a minimum band score of 7.5 for the IELTS, or 125 for DET. If previously-submitted test scores do not accurately reflect the applicant’s current English proficiency, it is strongly recommended to retake the test to increase scores.

GPA: A recommended grade point average of upper division accounting hours or on the last 60 undergraduate hours equal to or greater than 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.

GMAT: A recommended score of 500 on the Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT). Consideration may also be given to other relevant factors.

Letters of Recommendation: Optional

Resume/Curriculum Vitae: Yes

Admissions Essay: Optional

Deadlines: University deadlines apply

Career Outlook: According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, accountants and auditors are expected to experience job growth of 13% through 2022. For more, visit O*Net.

Salary Information: See the Robert Half 2016 Salary Guide for Accounting and Finance or the Bureau of Labor Statistics for detailed salary information on these careers. Another great resource is the Occupational Outlook Handbook.

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