Seton Hall University

M.S. in Professional Accounting and Analytics


400 South Orange Avenue

South Orange, NJ 07079

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S. in Professional Accounting and Analytics

Format: Campus

Program Description:

This STEM-designated program combines traditional accounting education with data analytics. Graduates will have the ability to analyze large sets of financial data and make informed decisions.

The curriculum includes a diverse list of accounting and analytics courses including Big Data and Business Impact, Enterprise-Wide Accounting Information Systems, and Introduction to Data Analytics/Business Intelligence. Students will also take courses that cover the uniform commercial code, in-depth analytics and accounting or tax research. Students can choose electives including an option to for graduate internships.

Ideal candidates include:
• Individuals with a bachelor’s degree in accounting.
• Professionals who already have some accounting experience and are looking to move into roles that require data analysis.
• Those who are tech-savvy and want to be at the intersection of accounting and technology.

Students can complete the 30-credit program in 12-18 months, taking courses both online or on-campus, and pursue roles such as certified public accountant (CPA), accounting systems analyst, business intelligence analyst, data analyst in accounting, financial data scientist or predictive analyst in finance.


Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Loans Offered: Many Seton Hall students take advantage of loans and other financial aid to fund their education. A number of federal, state and private loan programs are available for your use.

Locale: Large Suburb

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