The Fast-track Master of Accounting (MAc) Program in the Collat School of Business is open to high-achieving undergraduate students pursuing a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in accounting at UAB. After earning the B.S. degree, students in the Fast-Track Program continue pursuing the MAc degree. 

Students in the Fast Track MAc program are not required to take the GMAT exam.

Admission Requirements

To be admitted to the Fast-Track Master of Accounting Program, a Plan II (non-thesis) program, students must:

  • Have completed at least 15 hours of coursework at UAB.
  • Be within 45 hours of graduation.
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.4 or higher.
  • Have completed the following courses with at least a “B” in each course and have at least a 3.3 average in the three courses:
    AC 300 – Financial Accounting I
    AC 304 – Accounting Information Systems
    AC 310 – Financial Accounting II

MAc Degree Requirements (30 hours)

See MAc Degree requirements in UAB Catalog

Contact

Jim Byrd 16
James Byrd, PhD
Director, Master of Accounting Program
Assistant Professor
(205) 975-8718
Office: CSB 316