Thinking of enhancing your professional career with a degree that leads to success on the CPA exam and a career in accounting?

The UVM MAcc may be the ideal program for you.

  • 100% Job Placement
  • 94% CPA Pass Rate*
  • In-person classes of 6 to 35 students
  • Accounting courses taught by full-time faculty
  • Exposure to leading industry experts

MAcc Media

*2016 UVM MAcc graduates ranked No. 1 in the nation on the CPA exam with a 94.4% pass rate among all first-time first-year candidates with advanced degrees. UVM MAcc Problem Solvers - featuring our 2016 and 2017 students and Professor Glenn Walberg. View the MAcc eBook here.

Be Part of a Profession with Strong Employment Growth Prospects

The University of Vermont (UVM) MAcc program is ideal for those individuals who:

  • Studied accounting as undergraduates;
  • Earned undergraduate degrees in areas other than accounting who now want to prepare for successful careers with public accounting firms or in corporate accounting; or
  • Seek additional knowledge about financial reporting and auditing standards and Federal taxes.

Applicants with an interest in obtaining the CPA to enhance their career opportunities in the field of finance are encouraged to explore the benefit of the MAcc. I am very thankful that I studied Accounting at the University of Vermont and attained the CPA designation.  My UVM business education, and experience as an auditor, provided a tremendous foundation (ethics, work ethic, professionalism, team work, and financial and tax accounting understanding) that continues to guide my decision making and is a crucial contributor to my career. -Dan Lehan, CPA, Adage Capital Management LP, Partner, Chief Operating Officer, UVM School of Business ‘88

CPA Pass Rates

  US Institutions Mid-Size US Programs Rank (21-60 candidates)
2016 Top 3% Ranked 23 of 858 US institutions #4 of 294 US institutions
2015 Top 5% Ranked 40 of 821 US institutions #9 of 266 US institutions
2014 Not Ranked #20 of 265 US institutions