Master - Accounting: International Accounting

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Are you a finance or accounting professional seeking to expand your knowledge of global accounting practices and concepts? If so, then Strayer University's Master of Science in Accounting with a concentration in International Accounting might be the graduate program for you. Read on for more information about this program.

Frequently Asked Questions

What Kind of Program Is It?

The curriculum of Strayer University's Master of Science in Accounting with a concentration in International Accounting program offers study in various accounting and management methods and principles while focusing on global practices in the field. In concentration courses, you will have the opportunity to learn about the International Finance Reporting Standards, global accounting concepts, foreign markets and exchange rates, international budgeting and capital management techniques, foreign risk assessment methods, and tax systems in Canada plus countries in Europe, South America, Africa, and Asia.

Fundamental and advanced topics in managerial accounting, financial accounting, financial management, accounting information systems, and auditing are discussed in the core curriculum. The practical application of methods and concepts covered in the program is achieved through the examination of actual business case studies presented in the capstone course.

What Are the Prerequisites?

As a prospective student of Strayer University's Master of Science in Accounting with a concentration in International Accounting program, you should have a bachelor's degree and possess strong math, analytical, and problem solving skills. A professional background in accounting or a related field is helpful. Applicants to Strayer University's programs should have a high school diploma or equivalent; some programs may have additional requirements.

What Are the Course Requirements?

The Master of Science degree in Accounting with a concentration in International Accounting program consists of 12 courses totaling 54 credits. This total includes 40.5 credits in core courses and 13.5 credits in the area of concentration.

Master of Science in Accounting with a Concentration in International Accounting Course Requirements

AREA ICORE COMPONENT
ACC 557Financial Accounting
ACC 560Managerial Accounting
ACC 562 Advanced Auditing
ACC 564 Accounting Information Systems
ACC 599Graduate Accounting Capstone
ECO 550Managerial Economics and Globalization
FIN 534Financial Management
LEG 500

LEG 565
Law, Ethics, and Corporate Governance
OR
Commercial Law
MAT 540 Quantitative Methods

AREA IICONCENTRATION COMPONENT
ACC 568International Tax Planning and Research
ACC 572International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
FIN 535International Finance

What Are My Post-Graduation Opportunities?

Career Opportunities

Senior management or directorial opportunities in a variety of professional settings could be explored after you have graduated from Strayer University's Master of Science in Accounting with a concentration in International Accounting program. You might be prepared to oversee day-to-day activities in accounting, finance, or tax preparation and regulatory issues. You might work for corporations, government offices, or nonprofit organizations. Positions you could pursue include:

  • International Accounting Manager
  • International Tax Manager
  • Senior International Audit Manager
  • International Finance Reporting Manager