Does your future include a Master’s in Accountancy (MAcc)?
Begin working toward your future today by enrolling in one of UVM’s “Pre-MAcc courses”. Each of the courses in our “Pre-MAcc Sequence” is a prerequisite for UVM’s MAcc Program. Completion of these courses is required before students are permitted to enroll in the MAcc courses.
Applicants to the MAcc must meet the following minimum requirements*
- 4-year Bachelor’s Degree
- 2.75 GPA (4.0 scale) overall
- 500 score on the GMAT (or the GRE Equivalent)**
*Applicants lacking the program’s listed prerequisites may be given provisional admission as this coursework is undertaken. No more than five years may lapse between satisfaction of the above criteria and application to the program.
Complete undergraduate level prerequisite courses to prepare for your MAcc
Prerequisite courses are offered in combination online, in the evening and during the day year round.
Pre-MAcc Required Courses
- Macroeconomic Principles (EC 011)
- Microeconomic Principles (EC 012)
- Differential Calculus (MATH 019 or MATH 021)
- Statistics (STAT 141 or 211)
- Financial Accounting (BSAD 60)
- Managerial Accounting (BSAD 61)
- Intermediate Accounting I (BSAD 161)
- Intermediate Accounting II (BSAD 162)
|BSAD 060 Z1||Business Administration: Financial Accounting||to||Mon|
|BSAD 061 Z1||Business Administration: Managerial Accounting||to||Tue|
|BSAD 162 Z1||Business Administration: Intermediate Accounting II||to||Mon|
|EC 011 OL1||Economics: Principles of Macroeconomics (online)||to||N/A||See Notes||3||60062|
|EC 011 OL2||Economics: Principles of Macroeconomics (online)||to||N/A||See Notes||3||60178|
|EC 011 Z1||Economics: Principles of Macroeconomics||to||Tue|
|EC 012 OL1||Economics: Principles of Microeconomics (online)||to||N/A||See Notes||3||60063|
|EC 012 OL2||Economics: Principles of Microeconomics (online)||to||N/A||See Notes||3||60187|
|EC 012 Z1||Economics: Principles of Microeconomics||to||Wed|
|MATH 009 OL1||Mathematics: College Algebra (online)||to||N/A||See Notes||3||60445|
|MATH 009 Z1||Mathematics: College Algebra||to||Tue|
|MATH 009 Z2||Mathematics: College Algebra||to||Mon|
|MATH 010 OL1||Mathematics: Pre-Calculus Mathematics (online)||to||N/A||See Notes||3||60517|
|MATH 010 Z2||Mathematics: Pre-Calculus Mathematics||to||Tue|
|MATH 019 OL1||Mathematics: Fundamentals of Calculus I (online)||to||Mon|
|MATH 019 OL2||Mathematics: Fundamentals of Calculus I (online)||to||N/A||See Notes||3||60444|
|MATH 019 Z2||Mathematics: Fundamentals of Calculus I||to||Mon|
|MATH 019 Z3||Mathematics: Fundamentals of Calculus I||to||Tue|
|MATH 021 Z1||Mathematics: Calculus I||to||Mon|
|MATH 021 Z2||Mathematics: Calculus I||to||Mon|
|STAT 141 OL2||Statistics: Basic Statistical Methods (online)||to||N/A||See Notes||3||60119|
|STAT 141 OL3||Statistics: Basic Statistical Methods (online)||to||N/A||See Notes||3||60704|
|STAT 211 Z1||Statistics: Statistical Methods I||to||Mon|
There are no courses that meet this criteria.
|BSAD 060 ZRA||Business Administration: Financial Accounting||to||Mon|
|BSAD 060 ZRB||Business Administration: Financial Accounting||to||Mon|
|BSAD 060 ZRC||Business Administration: Financial Accounting||to||Tue|
|BSAD 060 ZRD||Business Administration: Financial Accounting||to||Tue|
|BSAD 060 ZRE||Business Administration: Financial Accounting||to||Mon|
|BSAD 061 ZRA||Business Administration: Managerial Accounting||to||Mon|
|BSAD 161 ZRA||Business Administration: Intermediate Accounting I||to||Mon|
|BSAD 260 ZRA||Business Administration: Financial Statement Analysis||to||Tue|
|BSAD 264 ZRA||Business Administration: Intro to Federal Taxation||to||Mon||to||3||94713|
|BSAD 265 ZRA||Business Administration: Accounting Information Systems||to||Tue|
|EC 011 ZRA||Economics: Principles of Macroeconomics||to||Tue|
|EC 011 ZRB||Economics: Principles of Macroeconomics||to||Tue|
|EC 011 ZRC||Economics: Principles of Macroeconomics||to||Tue|
|EC 011 ZRD||Economics: Principles of Macroeconomics||to||Tue|
|EC 012 ZRA||Economics: Principles of Microeconomics||to||Mon|
|MATH 009 OL1||Mathematics: College Algebra (online)||to||N/A||See Notes||3||91559|
|MATH 010 Z1||Mathematics: Pre-Calculus Mathematics||to||Tue||to||3||94595|
|STAT 141 OL1||Statistics: Basic Statistical Methods (online)||to||N/A||See Notes||3||93784|
|STAT 141 ZRF||Statistics: Basic Statistical Methods||to||Mon|
There are no courses that meet this criteria.
Students should have fluency in the Microsoft Office Professional group of applications, including Access. They may obtain this through course instruction or work experience.
Pre-MAcc Frequently Asked Questions
Do I need to apply to the sequence?
There is no application process for the sequence. You simply register for a particular course when it’s offered. Courses have enrollment limits, so we encourage you to enroll early. You should possess a bachelor’s degree before applying for the MAcc Program.
Where are classes offered?
Courses are offered through Continuing Education. Some courses in the sequence are available online while others are offered on the main UVM Campus in Burlington during the lunch hours and at varying times throughout the day.
Do I have to complete the prerequisite courses before I apply for admission to UVM’s MAcc Program?
No, you can apply and be accepted to the Graduate College. The courses just need to be completed prior to enrollment.
Complete the inquiry form, and we will provide you with more information or answer any questions you have on this program.
Advising for Pre-MAcc Students
For information about pre-MAcc courses, please call Continuing Education at 802-656-2085. Complete the inquiry form, and we will provide you with more information on this program. To speak with a Continuing Education Advisor, please call 802-656-2085.
For MAcc Program Information Contact:
Susan B. Hughes, Ph.D.
Director, Master of Accountancy Program
School of Business Administration
University of Vermont
Burlington, VT 05405
Tel: (802) 656-0504
UVM’s MAcc Program
The ONLY MAcc in Vermont.
Time of Day Courses Meet:
Some courses are available online. Others are offered at the noon hour and others are scheduled for various times throughout the day and evening.
Information on the MAcc Program is available at School of Business MAcc website.