College of Graduate Studies at Middle Tennessee State University

Masters of Accountancy

Program Director:

Dr. John Wermert
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Graduate Analyst: Karissa Garrison

Accounting is a dynamic profession that offers graduates a wide variety of career opportunities, and MTSU's quality accounting program is respected by the business community. Our graduates are routinely placed in international, regional, and local public accounting firms as well as manufacturing companies, service companies, and government. The Accounting Department is accredited by AACSB International, the premier accrediting agency for university business programs, and is part of the Jennings A. Jones College of Business, which is also accredited by AACSB International.

The Masters of Accountancy offers graduate students the chance to tailor their programs to better fulfill their personal career goals.

Admission Requirements:

To be admitted to the Masters of Accountancy program,
a student must submit the following to the College of Graduate Studies:

Online application and appropriate application fee

Official transcript of all colleges, universities (including business and technical schools). If the transcripts are issued from an international (non-US) institution, a course-by course analysis is required. Original non-US transcripts should be submitted directly to the evaluation service. (Click here for more information on non-US transcripts.)

Official Test Scores of the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT)

The student must meet one of the following:

  • Undergraduate degree in accounting from an AACSB accredited College of Business with overall GPA of 3.00 or above.
  • GPA x 200 + GMAT = 950 (with a minimum GMAT of 400)
  • Upper Division GPA x 200 + GMAT = 1,000



Submit Application Materials to:

College of Graduate Studies
MTSU Box 42
Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Test Codes for Middle Tennessee State University:
INFS - 6ZR-KJ-37
MBA (Full-time) - 6ZR-KJ-25
MBA (Part-time) - 6ZR-KJ-52
GRE 1466
MAT 1751
Praxis 1466
TOEFL 1466