Master of Science in Accounting
Accounting Skills, Business Savvy
Kelley’s graduate accounting program helps you develop the technical skills the market demands and the business insight employers want.
Come as you are.
At Kelley Indianapolis, your accounting career starts where you are and takes you where you want to go.
A third of our students come to the graduate accounting program without a business degree—and two-thirds come without an accounting background. Many are professionals who, like you, choose our graduate accounting program to advance their careers or unlock new opportunities.
Shape your accounting degree to fit your career goals.
With up to 15 credit hours of electives, Kelley Indianapolis’ MS in accounting gives you the flexibility to shape your degree to fit your unique career goals and to broaden your knowledge of business, law, finance, taxation, or information systems.
With our MS in Accounting, you will be well prepared for careers in:
- Auditing and risk management
- Bank and financial services
- Corporate accounting
- Financial planning
- Management consulting
- Tax preparation and advising
- Treasury services
Start when you want.
Kelley Indianapolis takes applicants throughout the year, not just in the fall. And you may take courses in the evenings as you build work experience year-round in the prestigious public and private firms that call Indianapolis home.
Take the fast track to CPA.
After you finish your coursework for the MS in Accounting, you can opt to take the intensive, six-week Becker FastPass course, renowned and highly recommended among CPA review courses.
In a matter of weeks instead of months, you will be ready take the CPA exam, confident in your ability to succeed and ready to take advantage of the competitive edge a CPA affords.
Take your career to new places.
Kelley Indianapolis’ MS in Accounting gives you the skills to take your career where you want to go--from CPA to CEO, with public and corporate accounting firms, in Indianapolis and any place you want to be.
Kelley Indianapolis Career Services (KICS) helps you make the connections.
From industry giants, like Cummins and Eli Lilly and Company that call Indiana their headquarters, to the Big Four of accounting, KICS provides career counseling and coaching, recruiting opportunities, and support to help you land a great job or internship.
Michael Clarke solidified his skills with a Kelley graduate degree.
"A bachelor’s degree provides foundational skills, which are important, of course, but a graduate accounting degree provides in-depth knowledge to help you really succeed in public accounting."
Sharpen Your Skills
Volunteer as a tax preparer for Indy’s Campaign for Financial Fitness, a coalition of public and private organizations helping Indianapolis residents manage their finances.