Master of Accounting Curriculum

Tulane's Master of Accounting program has an industry-endorsed curriculum designed to be flexible, allowing students to tailor their education to their personal and professional goals. All students will work closely with an academic advisor to design an individual course of study.

Accounting Prerequisites

(must be completed prior to beginning the program)

  • Financial Accounting (Freeman School ACCN 2010 or equivalent)
  • Managerial or Cost Accounting (Freeman School ACCN 3010 or equivalent)
  • Intermediate Accounting I & II (Freeman School ACCN 3100 & 4110 or equivalent)

Core Courses (18 credits)

Electives (12 credits)

Students who have an accounting undergraduate degree may be eligible to take the MACCT Risk Option with the following core courses:

Core Courses (12 credits)

The remaining 18 credits are electives; nine elective credits should consist of graduate coursework related to a specific business discipline or industry (e.g., finance, taxation, energy, management).