MAcc Admissions

Who we’re looking for

The Master of Accountancy program seeks students with a strong academic and diverse background interested in the accounting profession. You do not need to have an undergraduate accounting degree to apply.


Incoming Class Profile

Explore the academic and professional experiences of our incoming Master of Accountancy class.

  • 43.3% women
  • 3.51 average GPA
  • 1.7 average years of work experience
  • 40% in-state students
  • 13.3% out-of-state students
  • 46.6% international students


Admission Process

Completed applications are reviewed according to round deadlines and then on a rolling basis if space is available. The application review process can take up to three weeks. You will receive an admissions decision via email.


Application Deadlines

Apply early and give yourself the best chance to join the Carlson School's Master of Accountancy program.

Spring (January) Start

  • October 15 - Final deadline for international applicants
  • November 15
  • December 15

Fall (September) Start

  • May 15 - Final deadline for international applicants
  • June 15
  • July 15


We will accept applications after these deadlines if space is available.

Deadlines that occur on a holiday or weekend will be extended through the next business day. Please reach out to if you have questions/concerns on your timeline.

Get your application ready.

Contact Master of Accountancy