What Keiser University says about their program:
"Keiser University’s Master of Accountancy enables students to contribute to the accounting profession through independent learning, scholarship, and research. Upon completion of this program, students are able to:
Apply accounting theory, practice, and professional ethical behavior to make informed decisions in their profession
Evaluate and apply generally accepted accounting principles and practices using emerging technologies
Create a shared vision of an accounting culture by understanding and responding to the needs of business and society in a global environment.
Effectively apply accounting expertise to the disclosure of accounting information needed by internal and external decision-makers
Continue to renew and develop expertise in the field of accounting up to and including professional certification
Demonstrate professional communication skills in writing through organizing, thinking critically, and communicating ideas and information in documents and presentations.
Baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution in accounting; or baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution in business or equivalent with appropriate upper division accounting coursework
To receive a Master of Accountancy degree, students must earn 36 graduate level credit hours. Thirty of the program hours must be completed through Keiser University. Program requirements are as follows:
- TOEFL 61
- IELTS 6.0
- English speaking country
- Bachelor's completed in English
- High school language of instruction in English
- Successful completion of a secondary school program equivalent to high school in the US. (Official records must be evaluated by an approved educational evaluator service attesting that completion is equivalent to secondary school completed in the US.)
- Certification of financial ability to meet tuition and other necessary expenses or ability to qualify for financial aid as an eligible non-citizen.
- If your primary language is not English, you must present a TOEFL score of 500 or higher on a paper-based examination, a score of 173 on a computer-based examination, an internet-based score ( iBT ) of 61, or an IELTS™ score of 6.0 or higher.
Fall Semester (August) - deadline July 15 Spring Semester (January) - deadline December 1
Rolling admissions, later applications will be reviewed
Fees and funding
Keiser University is committed to educating and developing leaders to serve and compete globally. Keiser offers a wide variety of scholarship opportunities such as: Keiser University Merit Scholarship Awards, Athletic Scholarship Awards, Private Scholarship Awards and an additional list of detailed scholarship resource sites.
International Freshman Scholarship:
- GPA 3.40 - 4.00 - $16,000 / year
- GPA 3.0 - 3.39 - $12,000 / year
- GPA 2.70 - 2.99 - $9,000 / year
- GPA lower than 2.70 - $5,000 / year
- GPA 3.4 - 4.0 - $9,000 / year
- GPA 3.0 - 3.39 - $7,500 / year
- GPA 2.7 - 2.99 - $5,000 / year
- GPA lower than 2.70 - $3,500 / year
Graduate School Scholarships:
- UG GPA 3.40 - 4.0 - $9,000
- UG GPA 3.0 - 3.39 - $7,500
- UG GPA 2.7 - 2.99 - $5,000
- UG GPA lower than 2.7 - $3,500
Average scholarships - $11,000 - 12,000. renewable for 4 years.
Visa requirements for Keiser University
Many international students will require a visa to study in the US, and this is a vital step of your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.USA student visa requirements