Aug 17, 2022  
University of Alberta Calendar 2021-2022 
University of Alberta Calendar 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

The Degree of Master of Accounting (Business) [Graduate]

The Master of Accounting (MAcc) prepares students with the required competencies of the CPA (Chartered Professional Accountant) designation.

Program Requirements

Students are required to complete a minimum of ★36 in coursework, including ★9 capstone courses.

Ethics Requirement

The FGSR Academic Integrity and Ethics Training Requirement is fulfilled through registration in ACCTG 657 .

Professional Development Requirement

Students in the Master of Accounting program fulfill the FGSR Professional Development Requirement through their program.

Length of Program

Students enrolled in the MAcc program can complete the requirements over two summers (May to August), allowing students to work and gain professional experience during the remaining part of the year. 

The maximum time to complete the course-based MAcc program as set by the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research is six years.