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Analyzing and interpreting financial data is a sought-after skill as organizations expand across the globe.




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Online Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Accounting

Accounting is one of nine extensive MBA concentrations offered by MVNU.

The ability to analyze and interpret financial data is a sought-after skill and increasingly important as organizations expand across the globe. An online MBA with a concentration in Accounting enhances our Master of Business Administration degree program by deep-diving into the complexities of the accounting field.

Accountants work in a wide variety of roles, all the way up to the C-suite. An MBA in Accounting develops professional expertise in accounting management, regulatory compliance, education, advisory roles, and more.

Accounting MBA Highlights

An Accounting MBA, especially one from an intentionally Christian university, can help you ascend the ranks in finance. Our accelerated online program can be completed anytime, anywhere.

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Tuition & Cost

$498 per credit hour

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Program Length

19 months*

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Total Credit Hours


* Most students complete our programs within 19 months. However, we offer a Fast-Track MBA option that allows highly motivated students to earn their degrees in just 11 to 15 months. By taking two courses at once, you can earn your MBA quicker and dive into meaningful careers sooner.

Concentration Courses

ACCT 6013

Auditing and Internal Control

The study and application of the functions of independent auditors, professional ethics, legal liability, internal control, auditing standards and auditing procedures.

ACCT 6023

Fraud and Forensic Accounting

A study of fraud in business with emphasis on the manipulation of accounting records as well as embezzlement. It will entail case studies on both how to uncover and prevent malfeasance in both profit and non-profit companies.

ACCT 6033

Accounting Ethics

In this course, students focus on core values of the accounting profession such as ethical reasoning, integrity, objectivity, and independence. Topics include economics, price and consumer behavior, business and accounting issues, ethics and information technology, and professional standards.

Curriculum stats/highlights

MBA students selecting to concentrate in Accounting must complete nine (9) required MBA core courses in addition to the three (3) concentration-specific courses. The MBA in Accounting requires a total of 36 credits.

*The remaining 9 credit hours are taken in the student’s chosen concentration. All MBA courses are 100% online.

Additional Courses

Core Courses Credit Hours
Ethical Leadership 3
Managerial Economics 3
Marketing Management 3
Legal Issues in Management 3
Organizational Behavior 3
Global Business 3
Managerial Accounting 3
Corporate Finance 3
Strategic Management 3
Concentration Courses Credit Hours
Accounting Concentration Courses 3
Auditing and Internal Control 3
Fraud and Forensic Accounting 3
Accounting Ethics 3
Total MBA Core Hours 27
+ MBA Concentration* 9
Total MBA Hours 36

How much will it all cost?

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Financial Aid

Apply for scholarships, loans, grants, and tuition reimbursement.

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Lower tuition than comparable MBA programs




Job Growth in Accounting


Accountants are an integral part of private, public, and nonprofit organizations. Whether your interest lies in forecasting and strategizing growth, analyzing organization-wide budgets to track loss, or improving the processes of nonprofits or government agencies, the field of accounting offers endless flexibility and versatility.

  • Accounting Firms
  • Small Businesses
  • Public Sector
  • Private Sector

We can help you explore majors, discover internships, and plan your future as a professional. Our advisors welcome students at all levels and offer personalized guidance tailored to individual needs. From resume and interview preparation to networking advice, MVNU advisors provide a host of resources that can help you achieve a rewarding career after graduation.

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