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Accountancy, BSAcc

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
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Accountancy from University of Missouri - Columbia curriculum provides students with a strong technical accountancy background, a broad advanced business background and professional skills such as public speaking and information systems skills.  

Accountants engage in a wide variety of activities including preparing financial statements, reconciling business transactions, performing audits of public companies, and developing and using information systems to track financial performance and strategy.  


  • Accountants and Auditors
  • Budget Analysts
  • Business Teachers, Postsecondary
  • Credit Analysts
  • Financial Analysts
  • Financial Examiners
  • Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents
  • Tax Preparers

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    There are no application deadlines, but we recommend you apply at least six months to a year in advance of the semester you wish to enroll. 

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    124 alternative credits


  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Money, Banking and Financial Markets
  • Managerial Economics
  • Intermediate Microeconomics
  • Corporate Finance
  • Principles of Management
  • Business Communication - Writing Intensive 
  • Business and Society - Honors/Writing Intensive
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Probability and Statistics 
  • Financial Accounting Theory and Practice
  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Financial Accounting Theory and Practice
  • Cost and Managerial Accounting
  • Auditing Theory and Practice 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Complete the required core coursework with the required grades.
  • Meet the English language requirements.
  • Complete the online application
  • Pay the $65 application fee
  • Academic transcripts
  • Proof of financial support
  • Scanned copy of your passport
  • Test Scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    29302 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29302 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    29302 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29302 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    12622 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12622 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Columbia

  • 800 - 1300 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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