MSAT & MBA in Business Administration / Accounting and Taxation

University of Hartford-International Study Centre, United States

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Next enrollment cycle

May 2022

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First Year Course Fee

USD 27,198

Course Accredited By

AACSB

  • 2 Years
  • On Campus
  • Postgraduate
  • Degree
  • Up to 7% scholarship
Advance your career by earning two degrees from the Barney School of Business: the Master of Science in Accounting and Taxation, and the Master of Business Administration.
Apply to the Dual MBA/MSAT degree program to earn both your Master of Science in Accounting and Taxation and your Master of Business Administration. This is the perfect program for those without a business undergraduate degree who wish to fulfill the requirements to become a CPA or for those working in a corporate environment who would benefit from having a specialized degree in accounting and an MBA.

Enrollment Cycles

  • May 2022
  • August 2022

Pre-sessional English (3 semesters) Extended IPP (3 semesters)

  • TOEFL (iBT) 40
  • IELTS 4.0
  • Pearson (PTE) Not Accepted
  • Pearson Versant 37-40
  • Duolingo 55
  • Gao Kao English Not accepted
  • GPA: 2.5 for International pathway program
  • Barney School of Business will consider 2.5 GPA if GMAT is submitted with score 450 or interview 3 years full-time work experience after completion of Bachelor’s degree.
  • Upto 15 credits towards degree

Pre-sessional English (2 semesters) Extended IPP (3 semesters)

  • TOEFL (iBT) 45
  • IELTS 4.5
  • Pearson (PTE) 30-35
  • Pearson Versant 41-42
  • Duolingo 65
  • Gao Kao English Not Accepted
  • GPA: 2.5 for International pathway program
  • Barney School of Business will consider 2.5 GPA if GMAT is submitted with score 450 or interview 3 years full-time work experience after completion of Bachelor’s degree.
  • Upto 15 credits towards degree

Pre-sessional English (1 semester) Extended IPP (3 semesters)

  • TOEFL (iBT) 55-59
  • IELTS 5.0
  • Pearson (PTE) 36-41
  • Pearson Versant 43-47
  • Duolingo 75
  • Gao Kao English Not Accepted
  • GPA: 2.5 for International pathway program
  • Barney School of Business will consider 2.5 GPA if GMAT is submitted with score 450 or interview 3 years full-time work experience after completion of Bachelor’s degree.
  • Upto 15 credits towards degree

Extended IPP (3 semesters)

  • TOEFL (iBT) 60-69
  • IELTS 5.5
  • Pearson (PTE) 42-49
  • Pearson Versant 48-54
  • Duolingo 85
  • Gao Kao English Not accepted
  • GPA: 2.5 for International pathway program
  • Barney School of Business will consider 2.5 GPA if GMAT is submitted with score 450 or interview 3 years full-time work experience after completion of Bachelor’s degree.
  • Upto 15 credits towards degree

Extended Plus IPP (2 semesters)

  • TOEFL (iBT) 70-79
  • IELTS 6.0
  • Pearson (PTE) 50-57
  • Pearson Versant 55-63
  • Duolingo 95
  • Gao Kao English Not Accepted
  • GPA: 2.5 for International pathway program
  • Barney School of Business will consider 2.5 GPA if GMAT is submitted with score 450 or interview 3 years full-time work experience after completion of Bachelor’s degree.
  • Upto 15 credits towards degree

Direct Admission

  • TOEFL (iBT) 80
  • IELTS 6.5
  • Pearson (PTE) 58
  • Pearson Versant 64 (spring 2021 only)
  • Duolingo 105 score (retest on arrival); 120 score (no test on arrival)
  • Gao Kao English Not accepted
  • GPA: 3.00 for Direct admission
  • Barney School of Business will consider 2.5 GPA if GMAT is submitted with score 450 or interview 3 years full-time work experience after completion of Bachelor’s degree.
  • Upto 15 credits towards degree

MSAT Required Courses (21 credits)
Choose EITHER the Financial/Assurance Track OR the Taxation Track. The following courses are required for both tracks:
AC 560 - Taxation of Business Organizations 3 credit(s)
AC 725 - Ethics for Accounting Professionals 3 credit(s)
BL 530 - Business Law 3 credit(s)

Financial/Assurance Track
AC 715 - Financial Reporting and Analysis 3 credit(s)
AC 720 - Advanced Auditing 3 credit(s)
AC 748 - Seminar in Managerial Accounting Control Systems 3 credit(s)
AC 749 - Seminar in Financial Reporting 3 credit(s)

Taxation Track
AC 774 - Advanced Taxation of Pass-Through Entities 3 credit(s)
AC 776 - Advanced Corporate Taxation 3 credit(s)
AC 783 - Research in Taxation 3 credit(s)
AC 789 - Seminar in Taxation 3 credit(s)

MBA Required Courses (27 credits)
QNT 601 - Managerial Statistics and Analytics 3 credit(s)
EC 602 - Economics for Managers 3 credit(s)
AC 603 - Accounting for Decision Makers 3 credit(s)
FIN 604 - Corporate Financial Strategy and Valuation 3 credit(s)
MGT 605 - Organizational Leadership 3 credit(s)
MKT 606 - Marketing Management 3 credit(s)
MGT 607 - Managing Organizational Processes 3 credit(s)
BL 608 - Business, Law, Compliance and Society 3 credit(s)
MGT 609 - Global Strategic Management 3 credit(s)

Electives (12 credits)
4 graduate MSAT or MBA electives.

Prerequisites
Students without an Accounting Undergraduate Degree would add the following courses:
AC 320 - Financial Reporting Theory I
AC 321 - Financial Reporting Theory II
AC 322 - Financial Reporting Theory III
AC 332 - Cost Management
AC 425 - Federal Income Tax Concepts
AC 430 Auditing Concepts and Problems

OR

AC 625 - Financial Reporting Standards and Practices I 
AC 626 - Financial Reporting Standards and Practices II 
AC 627 - Individual Income Tax 
AC 628 - Auditing Standards and Practices

Pre-Sessional English (3 semester) Extended IPP (3 semester) $48,766 

 Pre-Sessional English (2 semester) Extended IPP (3 semester) $43,566

 Pre-Sessional English (1 semester) Extended IPP (3 semester) $38,366

 Extended IPP $33,166 Standard IPP (2 semester) $27,810

 Direct Admission $11,958 - $27,198(varies by program)

 Estimated Room, Board & Fees $15,392 - $21,955 

Graduate Pathway Scholarships available upto $4000 

Graduate Direct Admission Scholarship available upto $4000

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