Welcome to the Master of Accountancy (MAcct) Program

The University of Montana Master of Accountancy program is designed to meet you, where you are. Through flexible delivery, students can take classes in-person, live over Zoom, or a combination of the two.

  • Attend courses live in the classroom
  • Synchronously join live courses online over Zoom from anywhere in the world*
  • Take courses using a combination of in-person and synchornous live online learning*

*synchronous online learning means that students are required to log in and participate in class at a specific time each week

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.

Reputation

TOP20

National Ranking

Ranked #14 for schools with 16 or fewer faculty.

For all schools of all sizes in the Western U.S., the MAcct program is ranked #20.

According to Public Accounting Report

Employment

95%

Job Placement Rate

For MAcct students upon graduation

CPA Exam

30%

Above the National Average

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

Scholarships

$93k

Worth of Scholarships

Thanks to our outstanding donors, the College of Business awards over $93,000 in scholarships to graduate business students each year!

We Know You

18-30

Students Per Class

Small class sizes allow for personalized attention

Accreditation

1

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.

Get a free application waiver for the MBA, MSBA, or MAcct program

There has never been a better and easier time to earn a graduate degree from the University of Montana College of Business. From Dec. 1 to Feb. 1, the UM College of Business will waive application fees for the Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) and Master of Accountancy (MAcct) programs.

Applicants will need to submit the Learn More interest form (listed below) in order to receive a code that will waive the $60 application fee. The code can then be entered at the end of the official application process.

Learn More

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