Robert J. Trulaske Sr., College of Business, University of Missouri

Admissions

Students will be admitted to the Online Master of Accountancy based on a variety of key qualifications. Evaluation criteria will include not only academic success (as represented by a student’s GPA), but also other factors such as professional work experience, leadership experience, and academic aptitude (as displayed by GMAT or GRE scores). Future job potential will be evaluated through interviews by a panel of faculty, staff, and alumni representatives from the accounting profession.

Online MAcc Degree Admission Requirements

The following are admissions requirements for the Online MAcc:

  • Four-year accredited bachelor’s degree from a U.S. institution
  • Competitive GMAT or GRE score (inquire about eligibility for waiver*)
  • Must meet the accounting prerequisites listed below:
    • Accounting I and II
    • Intermediate Financial Accounting I and II
    • Accounting Information Systems
    • Cost and Managerial Accounting
    • Introduction to Taxation
  • Competitive undergraduate GPA
  • Resume
  • Letters of recommendation 
  • Short answer essay questions 
  • Applicants may be required to interview

Work experience may be considered in lieu of some admittance requirements. Additionally, students that are employed or otherwise financially supported by an employer (i.e. an accounting firm or corporation) may receive a waiver of some admittance requirements.

​*GMAT/GRE waivers can be discussed by contacting Teal Snoddy at snoddyt@missouri.edu.  Decisions are primarily based on undergraduate academic performance and work experience.  

 

Admissions Webinars and Info Sessions

Join members of our admissions team for this presentation designed to provide you with an overview of our graduate programs, as well as the admissions process and requirements for each. This will also be an opportunity to ask questions about the programs. Each webinar and info session will be the same, so just pick one that best fits your schedule.  

Webinar Dates:

  • March 27, 12-1PM
  • April 16, 12-1PM
  • April 24, 12-1PM

To register click here

Info Session Dates:

  • March 18, 6-7PM, 205 Cornell Hall
  • April 23, 6-7PM, 212 Cornell Hall 

To register click here

Email trulaskemasters@missouri.edu for more information or questions.