The University of the Incarnate Word’s Master of Science in Accounting program offers a number of advantages to its students. The University of the Incarnate Word’s Accounting programs are designed to allow concerned, enlightened, globally, and socially aware students to achieve the professional competencies required for entrance to the accounting profession, and to provide candidates the opportunity to obtain the credentials required by the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy to sit for the national CPA licensing examination.
This degree program provides students the opportunity to work in a management, executive or academic setting in the field of sport. The program adheres to the mission of the University by developing competencies related to working in nonprofit foundations as well as various community outreach programs and other nonprofit amateur sports organizations.
The Finance concentration introduces students to the science of fund management in its three different areas: business, personal and public. This degree gives students a professional and deep knowledge of financial key concepts such as risk and return, time value of money, capital budgeting, asset valuation, and personal financial planning.