Online Master of Accountancy in Governmental Accounting
Make your move to open new career opportunities with a master’s in governmental accounting.
Get the Right Credentials to Advance Your Career
The Rutgers Business School Master of Accountancy in Governmental Accounting is a flexible, online accounting program for professionals looking to advance their accounting careers in the public or nonprofit sectors. The program is ranked No. 9 in the nation for Best Online Graduate Business Programs in Accounting (U.S. News & World Report, 2019).
The Nation’s Only Online Advanced Degree in Governmental Accounting
If you’re looking for a flexible, online accounting master’s program that fits into your busy life and will help you advance an accounting career in the public or nonprofit sector, then the Rutgers Business School Master’s in Governmental Accounting is for you.
What You’ll Learn
The online Master of Accountancy in Governmental Accounting is a 30-credit program that balances accounting theory and practice and will prepare you for the New Jersey CPA exam. Taught by governmental accounting leaders and expert Rutgers Business School faculty, our program is designed to prepare you to advance in the rapidly expanding field of government financial management, accounting, and auditing.
Designed for professionals who have already begun their careers, the Master of Accountancy in Governmental Accounting positions graduates to advance in the public financial management field. Many consulting companies are looking for experts in public finance to help governments and nonprofits around the world. Graduates can earn the internationally recognized Chartered Public Finance Accountant designation, which is ideal for those who wish to practice government accounting outside the U.S. and for U.S.-based international institutions. Career management services include career guidance, résumé assistance, and mentoring.
Flexible to Fit Your Schedule
The Master of Accountancy in Governmental Accounting program is 100% online. Your courses and materials can be accessed anywhere, anytime through our online learning platform, Canvas. This program provides flexibility while maintaining the high-quality standards Rutgers online programs are known for.
Experience Rutgers Online
Nationally ranked research institution
Rutgers Quality. 100% Online.
Same faculty and academic rigor as on-campus programs
Flexible & Convenient for You
Flexibility to balance your education with work and family life
Nationally competitive tuition and no online course fees
Real-world skills that translate to career success
Small Class Sizes
Interactive learning with faculty and peers