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Master of Business Administration in Accounting Online

Prepare for advanced accounting roles and help businesses make smarter financial decisions.

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Learn more about our online MBA in Accounting program

This online MBA in Accounting program is designed for business professionals who want to expand their accounting knowledge base and take on financial leadership roles. Core business knowledge paired with advanced accounting coursework creates a formidable skill set.

$11,250* Total Tuition

As few as 12 months Duration

30 Credit Hours

Grow your accounting knowledge, administrative expertise and professional opportunities with an MBA in Accounting from Pittsburg State University. This AACSB-accredited program is delivered 100% online and provides broad applications for knowledge in both management and finance as well as excellent preparation for Uniform CPA Examination. In fact, if you have a BBA in Accounting with 124 hours and complete this degree program, you will satisfy the 150 hours required to sit for the exam.

In the Master of Business Administration in Accounting program, you will develop advanced accounting knowledge that includes in-depth studies of corporate financial statement formation and analysis, tax implications for corporations, the financial statement auditing process, and the tax research process as it applies to federal tax issues.

Core MBA coursework emphasizes essential business competencies such as management-control systems, quantitative business analysis, leadership issues, strategic management, consumer analytics and quality control tools.

At Pitt State, preparation for future success is intense. The placement rate for Pitt State College of Business graduates is approximately 90%. This program emphasizes broad preparation in the competencies required of business executives, as well as practical experience with case methods or simulations embedded in the coursework.

In the online Master of Business Administration in Accounting program, you will:

Develop advanced accounting knowledge through study of financial statement analysis, financial statement auditing, and tax research and tools

Learn to understand and implement management-control systems

Understand financial strategy, such as financial planning, capital budgeting and cost of capital

Be able to perform marketing analysis and planning

Master strategic management skills to implement policies

Complete an experiential exercise in leadership and team-building

Potential career opportunities for graduates include:

  • certified public accountant
  • financial manager
  • financial analyst
  • auditing manager
  • forensic accountant
  • financial reporting manager
  • controller

The Kelce College of Business at Pittsburg State University is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International).

Prepare for success in today's workforce with a 100% online Professional MBA from Pittsburg State University's AACSB-accredited Kelce College of Business.



Discover more about our affordable tuition

Pittsburg State University offers affordable tuition prices. Tuition for the MBA online degree program is the same for in-state and out-of-state students.

$375 Per Credit Hour

$1,125 Per 3-Hour Course

$11,250* Total Tuition

*Pittsburg State University's tuition rates and fees are reviewed annually by the Kansas Board of Regents and subject to change prior to each new academic year.

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Dates you need to know

This MBA program is delivered in an online format ideal for working professionals, conveniently featuring multiple start dates each year. Get started at PSU—choose the date that works for you.

Session Program Start Date Application Deadline Document Deadline Registration Deadline Tuition Deadline Last Class Day Last Day For Refund
Spring 1 2021 01/19/21 01/04/21 01/11/21 01/13/21 01/15/21 03/05/21 01/20/21
Spring 2 2021 03/15/21 03/01/21 03/08/21 03/10/21 03/12/21 04/30/21 03/16/21
Summer 2021 06/07/21 05/24/21 05/31/21 06/02/21 06/04/21 07/23/21 06/08/21
Fall 1 2021 08/16/21 08/02/21 08/09/21 08/11/21 08/13/21 10/01/21 08/17/21

*Please note that all tuition payments are due at 8:00am on the day of the Tuition Deadline.

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The admission process is the first step toward changing your life. Please review the requirements for entering the MBA in Accounting online program at Pittsburg State University.



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In order to remain in the program, the student must successfully complete (with A/B grade) their first two online courses.

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