Graduate Overview

Master of Arts
Bachelor of Arts
Undergraduate Minor
Office Phone: (217) 206-6541
Office Location: UHB 4093

Graduate Learning Objectives

After completing the Master’s in Accountancy, graduates will be able to:

  • Have technical competency in financial accounting, managerial accounting, tax accounting, accounting information systems, and auditing.

  • Be able to effectively analyze and solve problems and make decisions in the functional areas of accounting.

  • Have effective business communication skills.

  • Have a foundation for ethical reasoning and will know the professional code of conduct for an accountant, including the core values of integrity, objectivity, and independence.

  • Understand group dynamics, and be able to effectively work in teams.

Continuing Professional Education

The UIS College of Business and Management is officially recognized by the state of Illinois as a sponsor of continuing professional education (CPE) courses for accountants. Information about specific courses and CPE credit can be obtained by contacting the Accountancy Department.