Accounting Analytics – Master’s

Accounting Analytics

Elevate your accounting career and develop critical analytical skills for success in today’s business world with this online specialized degree.

100% Percent Online, Complete in 12 Months*

The new master of accounting analytics program is now accepting applications for summer 2024.

The online master of accounting analytics (MAA) program offers a flexible path to attain a specialized degree that will put you a step ahead in today’s business environment. The program curriculum provides a deep dive into a well-rounded selection of accounting topics while placing an emphasis on expanding students’ analytical skills – skills critical to the accounting profession.

All courses will be delivered online providing students the convenience of completing their coursework from anywhere.

*Can complete in 12 months if started in the spring or summer semesters.

Program Features

  • Fully online program with accelerated courses delivered in short time blocks
  • Full-time or part-time degree-completion paths to cater to the working professional’s schedule
  • Program focused on developing students’ analytics and quantitative modeling skills
  • A curated set of courses designed to best fit the needs of working accounting professionals
  • Opportunity for accelerated career growth and increased lifetime earnings potential

Program Details

Successful applicants have a strong academic record and good communication skills.

Graduate College Requirements:

  • 4 year Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent)
  • Academic Records/Transcripts
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA (Program may alter requirement.)
  • Proof of English Proficiency

For program specific requirements, visit the Ivy College of Business and Graduate College.

Apply to the MAA program

Online application
Successful applicants have a strong academic record and good communication skills.

Application requirements

  • Resume.
  • Official college transcripts.
  • Two letters of recommendation.
  • Statement of purpose.
  • TOEFL, IELTS, or Duolingo English score for non-native English speakers.

**This program is not approved in SEVIS to issue Forms I-20 or DS-2019 for F-1 or J-1 status. However, an international student who has an F-1/J-1 status for another full-time, residential program can add this online program as a second major.

Application deadline
Admission materials submitted by:
Summer semester 2024: March 15
Fall semester 2024: June 15
Spring semester 2025: November 15

Not required

Format and length
100 percent online

At a Glance

  • Total Credits: 30
  • Time to Complete: 1 year+
  • Format: 100% Online
  • Enroll: August, January, or May
  • Cost Per Credit: $782*

*Tuition and fee rates subject to change

Contact Information:

Graduate Student Services
Ivy College of Business
1420 Gerdin Business Building
2167 Union Drive
Ames, Iowa 50011

Iowa State Online

More Information:

What should I do next?

The demand for online graduate education is on the rise and analytics skills are in high demand in the field of accounting.

Brad Trinkle, Chair, Department of Accounting, Ivy College of Business