Welcome to the Master of Accountancy Program

The Montana MAcct

Accelerate your career potential with the Montana MAcct. The Master of Accountancy at the University of Montana offers more than just another year of coursework. Our curriculum is designed to help you develop a high level of technical knowledge, acquire in-demand data analytics skills, and to facilitate growth of peer and professional networks leadership capability for advancement in the accounting profession. Whether your interest is auditing, tax planning and strategy, technology and risk assurance, or wealth management, you'll be prepared to pass the CPA exam and land a great job that launches a fantastic career. Discover how we help students meet their goals and learn more about our program.



National Ranking

Ranked #16 for schools with 17 or fewer faculty.

For all schools of all sizes in the Western U.S., the MAcct program is ranked #19.

According to Public Accounting Report



Job Placement Rate

For MAcct students upon graduation

CPA Exam


Above the National Average

The CPA Exam pass rate for all sections attempted is 79% 
(30 percentage points more than the 49% national average)



Certified Faculty

Accounting faculty hold at least one certification such as the CPA, CFE, CISA, CMA, and CIA.

We Know You


Students Per Class

Small class sizes allow for personalized attention



AACSB Accounting Accreditation

The only AACSB-accredited program in the state with separate accounting accreditation


If you have questions about the UM MACCT program, contact businessgradprograms@umontana.edu or 406-243-2064.