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Boise State’s Online MSA Program Boasts High First-Time Pass Rate on CPA Exam

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Boise State University’s online Master of Science in Accountancy (MSA) program has consistently achieved exceptional Certified Public Accounting (CPA) Exam rates over the past several years, surpassing the national average by approximately 20%. While recent data on CPA Exam pass rates is no longer published, our graduate students have consistently outperformed the national average, demonstrating the program’s excellence in preparing candidates for the CPA Exam, a requirement for becoming a licensed public accountant.

This impressive achievement is a testament to the quality of Boise State’s MSA program staff and faculty, who are dedicated to the success of their students. Both Boise State’s Department of Accountancy and its College of Business and Economics are accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

As one of only 190 schools nation-wide that hold AACSB accreditation, students seeking to become accounting professionals can be assured that they are receiving an excellent education.

Awarded for Affordability

All students, regardless of location, pay the same tuition rate for their accounting education at Boise State. Students who choose Boise State’s online MSA program for their professional accounting education can be confident their investment is not only affordable, but valuable to their future careers.

A Degree that Suits Your Needs

The flexibility provided by 100% online degrees is a huge benefit for non-traditional students. The program offers full-time and part-time options to suit the schedules of students who are working or have families.

To better serve even more students, the online MSA Foundations program was created with students from any background in mind. Through the MSA Foundations program, students coming from a non-accounting major or experience can earn required foundational accounting credits to earn their MSA degree.

For students who are unsure of which program is right for them, this Online Accountancy Program Quiz can help! This tool factors in students’ undergraduate experience as well as their future educational goals to help pick which path will suit them best.

Support Every Step of the Way

The MSA program’s experienced and competent faculty members provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to prepare for successful careers as accounting professionals.

In addition, students admitted to the MSA program are paired with student success advisors who can provide resources for support at every step of degree completion, from the application process all the way through graduation.

Ready to Learn More?

If you’re interested in learning more about the MSA degree, application process, financial aid and more, visit the program page for more details or connect with a student success coach today!