Merrimack College
315 Turnpike St.
North Andover, MA 01845
(978) 837-3563

Why Enroll in Merrimack College's Accounting Program?

Small class sizes

Learning environments with personalized attention

Generous scholarships

To help make your graduate education possible

Accounting, M.S.

Evening Classes

Ideal for students who work or intern during the day. 

“I most value the professors’ commitment to their students. Many of the professors would relate their industry expertise to what we were learning in class. They shared relevant industry topics or challenges that they faced in their day-to-day work.”  

-Patrick M'17


On-Campus or Online

Part-time and Full-time options

Entry Terms
Fall, Spring, Summer

Total Credits Required to Graduate
32 credit hours

GMAT Optional

Build the Skills and Knowledge that Today's Employers Want

According to the United States Department of Labor, it is projected that employment opportunities for accountants and auditors will increase 11 percent from 2014 to 2024. New graduates are experiencing an unprecedented level of demand from public accounting firms. New graduates from Master’s in Accounting programs represent approximately 90 percent of new CPA firms’ hires.

Earn Your Master's Degree In Nine Months

Become A Leading Accountant

The Master of Science in Accounting is focused on developing proficient accountants who have a solid foundation in accounting’s best practices. Designed for those interested in public and corporate accounting, the M.S.A. meets the needs of individuals seeking to earn the 150 hour requirement for CPA licensure, working accounting professionals looking to advance their career, and career changers. With a curriculum that focuses on relevant issues faced by accounting professionals today, you will be uniquely positioned in this high salaried and growing career field.

Recent Job Placements For Our Graduates

  • Ernst & Young
  • Moody, Famigiletti & Andronico LLP