​​​​​​​​​​​Designed for students who do not have undergraduate accounting degrees, the nationally ranked Master of Science (MS) in Accountancy will provide you with an advanced degree that covers important topics relevant in the industry, as well as a solid business foundation. ​You will take courses in:

  • Accounting and financial theory
  • Audit and regulation
  • Economics
  • Ethics
  • Information systems
  • Management
  • Tax treatment

While earning your degree, you also will fulfill the requirements needed to sit for the CPA exam.​


Through the MS in Accountancy program, you will have access to:

  • Nationally and internationally known faculty members who have worked as internal auditors, team managers, chief financial officers, controllers and partners in accounting firms.

  • Opportunities to work with leading accounting firms and international companies.

  • Chicago’s vibrant financial district, located just blocks from DePaul.

  • DePaul’s alumni network — one of the largest accounting and tax networks in Chicago.

The MS in Accountancy program is offered downtown at DePaul’s Loop Campus or on​li​ne​,​ giving you the flexibility you need to complete the program.

Career Outlook

Graduates achieve some of the highest internship and job placement opportunities in the industry.  Many have gone on the work at major accounting firms. Over 90 percent of students in the program are working in the industry at the time of graduation.

Click here for Kellstadt Graduate School of Business admission requirements. ​


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