2021–2022 Walden University Catalog (September 2021) 
    Jan 28, 2022  
2021–2022 Walden University Catalog (September 2021)

Self-Designed - MS in Accounting

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In the Self-Designed specialization, students will build on skills and knowledge gained as a result of the MS in Accounting general program. The focus will be on developing the professional accountant to allow them to participate in a number of industries and self-design technical accounting areas that may not be readily accessible otherwise. These areas include accounting courses in nonprofits and government, international business, or further studies in forensic and auditing applications. Students will have the ability to select specific courses to increase their knowledge base to help them realize their potential to inspire others and influence the future of their organizations.

Specialization Courses (15 sem. cr.)

Student will choose a total of five courses from the lists below:

Course Sequence

The recommended course sequence is as follows:

Semester Course Credits
1    0 sem. cr.
   3 sem. cr.
   3 sem. cr.
2    3 sem. cr.
   3 sem. cr.
3    3 sem. cr.
Specialization Course 1 3 sem. cr.
4 Specialization Course 2 3 sem. cr.
Specialization Course 3 3 sem. cr.
5 Specialization Course 4 3 sem. cr.
Specialization Course 5 3 sem. cr.