Master of Accountancy
Headquartered in one of the nation's fastest growing cities, Lipscomb now allows you to start your accounting career by living and working in Nashville as the city's explosive growth continues to build demand for accountants and CPAs. Our student-focused Master of Accountancy program is developed and taught by seasoned professors, many of whom have made significant contributions in the private sector. Because of their focus on advancing the academic and professional development of their students, our graduates are in demand by the Big 4 firms, government agencies, and Fortune 500 companies across the country.
Building Your Future
Our 30-hour master's program, offered primarily on weekday evenings, is tailor-made for students wishing to take and pass the CPA exam while completing their master’s degree. The Lipscomb University College of Business is dedicated to preparing students for their role in accounting by providing exceptional academics in a faith-based environment and opportunities you won’t find elsewhere, including:
- GMAT Performance-Based Scholarships: Lipscomb's MAcc program offers a number of merit-based scholarship opportunities. MAcc applicants who report a GMAT score of at least 600 are eligible for scholarships once they have been admitted to the program. In order to ensure sufficient time to apply for these scholarship opportunities, please submit your application for admission to the MAcc program by January 31.
- Guaranteed Paid Internship: MACC students are guaranteed a paid accounting internship in Nashville. If you do not attain a paid internship, you will be eligible for reimbursement.
- Pay for CPA Performance: Lipscomb will award a $1,000 scholarship for each section of the CPA exam passed during the Fall/Spring Semesters.
Summer Accounting Bootcamp
Our Summer Accounting Bootcamp offers a fast track through the foundational accounting courses required to prepare you for the MAcc, even if you didn’t pursue accounting as an undergraduate. The nine-hour program makes it easy to fit into your existing work schedule and earn the prerequisites needed to enter the Lipscomb master’s program and prepare for the CPA exam.
For additional information or questions regarding financial aid, please contact the Financial Aid office at email@example.com.
Contact: Brian Masterson, Chair - Accounting, Finance and Economics Department
Learn more about our admission requirements for the MAcc program.