To be considered for the online master’s in accounting program, applicants must meet the following requirements:
- A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university with a cumulative undergraduate GPA ≥ 3.00 (4.00 scale).
- 18 semester credits of upper-division accounting courses and at least 15 semester credits in other business courses (detailed course requirements are listed). All courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or better. Students missing one or more of the accounting courses should check out our Online MSA Foundations track.
If you have questions or need additional assistance, contact your student success coach at (208) 426-5921 or OnlineMSA@boisestate.edu.
This content is provided as a quick reference for planning. All official admission standards are published on the graduate catalog site.
Upper Division Accounting Courses
(or courses deemed equivalent)
ACCT 302 Survey of Federal Income Taxation (3)
ACCT 304 Intermediate Accounting I (3)
ACCT 306 Intermediate Accounting II (3)
ACCT 314 Cost Accounting (3)
ACCT 350 Accounting Information Systems (3)
ACCT 405 Financial Statement Auditing (3)
Business Course Examples
(or other approved business topics)
At least 15 semester credits needed from the following business topics:
- Business Communication
- Business Law (recommended for CPA exam)
- Business Leadership
- Business Statistics
- Human Resources
- Information Technology
- International Business
- Operations Management
- Supply Chain Management