BOOST YOUR SKILLS

Your online Master of Science in International Accounting will teach you how to:

  • Perform professional accounting in a global economy
  • Improve your understanding of International Financial Reporting Standards, the regulatory tax environment, and tax compliance
  • Analyze the framework for international accounting standards 
  • Understand the key differences between the U.S. GAAP system and international accounting systems
  • Analyze international taxation and regulatory requirements for tax compliance
  • Apply key financial concepts to international markets

AT-A-GLANCE

Summer Classes Start:

July 1

Courses to Complete:

12

Cost Per Course:

$1,665

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ONLINE MASTER OF SCIENCE IN INTERNATIONAL ACCOUNTING COURSES

COURSES IN CONCENTRATION

  • ACC 568 - INTERNATIONAL TAX PLANNING AND RESEARCH

    Get a comprehensive overview of the tax systems of key European, Asian, African, South American and Central American countries, as well as Canada. Examine the various complex issues in partnership and corporate tax planning, and the tax issues involved with joint ventures and consolidated returns filed in the United States.

  • ACC 572 - INTERNATIONAL ACCOUNTING REPORTING STANDARDS - IFRS

    Focus on the key principles of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and how these standards are used for financial reporting. Discuss the differences between rule-based U.S. GAAP and principle-based accounting concepts related to accounting thought, practice, problems and issues.

  • FIN 535 - INTERNATIONAL FINANCE

    Explore international business finance tools, applications and concepts used in formulating effective financial management strategies. Examine fundamental international financial relationships and transactions among firms, foreign exchange rate determination and forecasting, foreign exchange risk and exposure, balance of payment accounting and evolution of the international monetary system. Analyze special topics, such as working capital management strategies, capital budgeting, cost of capital and optimal capital structure in the context of international operations.

COURSES IN MAJOR

  • ACC 557 - FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING

    Get a framework for financial accounting concepts and practices used internally and externally in businesses. Topics include the accounting cycle, financial reporting, financial statements analysis, ratio calculation and interpretation, and management decision making based on financial results.

  • ACC 560 - Managerial Accounting

    Covers the creation, use, and interpretation of internal accounting data and information. Emphasizes the managerial functions of cost control and reporting, budgeting, profit planning, and projections used in decision-making.

  • ACC 562 - ADVANCED AUDITING

    Analyze current auditing issues in depth, including professional standards and ethics, internal control gathering and documentation of evidences, and statistical sampling. Focus on detailed analysis of audit programs and EDP, as well as concepts concerning the financial condition and operation of commercial enterprises.

  • ACC 564 - ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS

    Get an introduction to systems analysis and how information systems concepts apply to the accounting process and accounting models, both manual and automated.

  • ACC 599 - GRADUATE ACCOUNTING CAPSTONE

    Apply knowledge related to financial and managerial accounting, forensic accounting and auditing concepts. Use critical thinking and decision-making skills in real-world business cases involving complex accounting decision through analysis, synthesis, prescription and application of accounting concepts. A grade of ‘B’ or higher is required.

  • ECO 550 - MANAGERIAL ECONOMICS AND GLOBALIZATION

    Apply relevant economic theory to develop a framework of analysis and techniques that you can use to decide how to allocate a firm’s scarce resources to achieve its objectives. Use economic analysis to support business strategy decisions that promote competitiveness in an environment of changing domestic and international market conditions, government regulations, trade policies and resource availability. Systematically analyze how global economic integration affects the production, input sourcing and pricing decisions of firms operating in different market structures.

  • FIN 534 - FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT

    Understand financial concepts and review the basic tools and strategies for making financial decisions. Measure and compare risks across investment opportunities. Analyze how organizations choose the set of securities they issue to raise capital from investors as well as how organizations form a capital structure. Examine how the choice of capital structure affects the value of the firm.

  • LEG 500 - LAW, ETHICS AND CORPORATE GOVERNANCE

    Examine and evaluate the legal environment and ethical challenges of management and organizations. Review approaches to enhance corporate accountability, foster an ethical work environment, ensure legal compliance and provide effective leadership. Analyze the impact of management decisions, corporate governance and the leaders individual conduct on a business ability to meet its obligations to stakeholders. Evaluate alternative courses of action from an economic, legal and ethical perspective to ensure management meets corporate responsibilities to create wealth, obey the law and observe society's ethical standards. Examine the key elements of effective corporate governance, the predominate schools of ethical thought in relation to strategic management and the ethical consideration for global operations.

  • LEG 565 - COMMERCIAL LAW

    Analyze the legal environment in which business must operate. Examine key provisions of the major federal laws related to labor, consumer protection, property rights, securities, bankruptcy and environmental protection. Review the various forms of business and the topic of corporate governance. Examine contracts and the UCC, product liabilities, torts and issues associated with intellectual property. Discuss legal issues associated with international business.

  • MAT 540 - QUANTITATIVE METHODS

    Apply quantitative methods to systems management (Decision Theory), and/or methods of decision making with respect to sampling, organizing and analyzing empirical data.

A WORLD OF OPPORTUNITIES

Explore the global financial landscape with an international accounting master’s degree from Strayer University.

 

Our students examine the relationship between domestic and international tax systems and review the International Accounting Standards (IAS) and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) that shape the way business is monitored, measured, and reported throughout the entire world.

 

The critical international financial relationships that shape the political and economic policies of the global environment are reviewed in depth. Strayer’s international accounting concentration provides insight into the most important tax systems in Europe, Asia, Africa, South America, Central America, and Canada.

Our international accounting master’s degree program introduces you to the management of international financial systems, foreign exchange rates, and foreign exchange risk and exposure.

 

Understand the daily fluctuations of the global monetary system. Develop a thorough understanding of the ways companies of all sizes are impacted by the ups and downs of currency markets.

 

Where will your education take you? Be prepared to take on the world.

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