Accountancy

Program Summary

The Master of Accountancy (M.A.C.) is designed for working professionals without an accounting degree. The program provides courses in accounting, auditing, taxation, and analytics that will qualify students for a career in accounting and to pursue CPA Certification.

Graduate Catalog Program Information

Program-specific Admission Information and Requirements

Affiliated College: College of Business

Degree(s) Offered: M.A.C.

Program Requires:

  • GMAT for baccalaureate recipients from non-U.S. institutions.
  • No GMAT for baccalaureate recipients from U.S. institutions.
  • Foundational courses in business.

Letters of Recommendation: 2

University Requirements

Application Deadlines

All application materials must be received by the appropriate deadline below to ensure priority consideration.

Term Deadline
Fall  August 14
Spring* December 17
Summer  April 20

*Students admitted for the spring semester are limited to enrolling only in deficient prerequisite MAC courses and can start cohort courses in the summer or fall semesters.

Contact Us

Accountancy
Program website
niuonline@niu.edu
833-358-1715

Director of Graduate Studies
Brad Cripe
bcripe@niu.edu
815-753-6202

Application Contact
MAS/MAC Academic Advisor
Steve Kispert
skispert@niu.edu
815-753-3599

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