Master of Professional Accounting
The Master of Professional Accounting (MPA) program is entirely online and prepares students to succeed in accounting.
This 30-credit program can be completed in as little as three full-time semesters or an extended time frame by attending part-time. Apply today!
Learn what makes our MPA program unique and the best choice for you.
Our MPA program through the College of Business is accredited by AACSB.
We value affordability.
That's why the MPA program has one of the lowest graduate program tuition rates in Minnesota and Wisconsin.
Bonus: all distance learners pay Minnesota in-state tuition rates regardless of where they live.
Online Delivery Method
This program is completely online with optional face-to-face meetings, designed to accommodate busy practitioners.
Ready for CPA Exam
Through this program's curriculum, students earn credits that satisfy the 150-credit education requirement needed to take the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam.
We've integrated Wiley CPA, a low-cost commercial platform, right into our curriculum. This means our students are getting quality training for a discounted rate.
Students complete each of the four sections to help prepare them even more for the CPA exam.
On top of all that, students can also concurrently sit for the CPA exam while working on their graduate degree.
Qualified undergraduate Accounting students can start this program during their final year to earn their advanced degree sooner.
Enrollment is year-round, meaning you can start your degree in fall, spring, or summer semesters.
Whenever works for you. We'll be ready for you.
We recognize the advancements you've made to further your career, which includes previous graduate degrees, professional certifications, and additional skills you've gained through in-field experience.
That's why we waive the Graduate Management Test (GMAT) for qualifying students. This saves both time and money and expedites the application process.