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SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY

MBA Master of Business Administration Accounting specialization

Overview

New government regulations, greater scrutiny of corporate finances, and business growth continue to fuel the need for accounting professionals who can bring deep knowledge of accounting to corporate decision-making. Capella University's online MBA in Accounting program expands your understanding of budgets, auditing, and other systems across a range of business entities.

To help you build a solid foundation of business knowledge and high-level skills, our online MBA program offers:

  • Integrated business disciplines to prepare you to excel in a cross-functional business environment
  • Simulation scenarios and a personalized capstone project that allows you to blend knowledge gained throughout the program and apply it to a project meaningful to your career
  • MBA Central, your gateway to program news and resources, including current business information, events, networking, and exchanges with experts, faculty, and peers
  • Mobile-access learning that fits into your busy lifestyle

To learn more about this degree program, request more information and we will match you with an enrollment counselor who specializes in your area of study.

Degree Outcomes

With your Master's in Accounting from Capella, you'll develop and manage a budgeting process, employ data-driven decision-making and apply audit and control processes. You'll also learn to demonstrate ethical and legal accounting practices and apply information technologies to accounting management practices. Discover specifically what you'll learn — and how you can apply it.

View full learning and career outcomes report for this program at CapellaResults.com.

Source

People with Master's degrees in business from Capella earn an average of $28,000more per year than people who only hold a Bachelor's degree.

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Career Outcomes

Common jobs with an online program in accounting include accountant, chief financial officer, controller, independent or internal auditor, purchasing manager or treasurer. Potential workplaces include accounting firm, bank, financial services agency, government or small business.

Earn credit for what you already know

Your previous learning, work experience, and industry certifications may help you earn your degree in less time. To learn more, contact an enrollment counselor or visit our competency-based prior learning assessment.