48 months
43522 USD/year
42022 USD/year
15436 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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This field is for students interested in a career in public, managerial or governmental Accounting after graduating Michigan State University.


Public accountants are involved in auditing, planning and providing specialized advice on business problems. 

Managerial Accounting graduates from Michigan State University are responsible for generating the information needed to plan and control a company's operations. 

Governmental accountants review financial documentation, such as audits of tax accounts, for the government and its taxpayers.

The program is Michigan's largest educator of certified public accountants and is endorsed by the Institute of Management Accountants.


  • Accounting associates
  • Assurance associates
  • Auditors
  • Tax accountants

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Preparing for an Accounting Career
  • Intermediate Financial Accounting
  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Cost and Managerial Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Federal Income Tax Accounting

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit one application for admission
  • There are three ways to apply to MSU. Select the option that is right for you, but only submit one application for admission. MSU has no preference for which application you submit.MSU's application for admission 
  • Coalition Application
  • Common Application
  • Pay the $75 non-refundable application fee (drawn on U.S. funds) using Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express or an electronic check.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    43522 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43522 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    42022 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 42022 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    15436 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15436 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for East Lansing

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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