UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

Shaping Leaders, Driving Results

UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

Master of Accounting Online


A Top 10 degree, delivered online. 

Our online format delivers an immersive experience and a unique combination of academic rigor and real-world experiential learning. It offers the same high-caliber curriculum, top-notch faculty, peer-to-peer interaction, and outstanding employment recruitment opportunities as the on-campus format and shares the same admission standards, which seek motivated, high-performing students best suited to succeed in a competitive environment.

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An innovative delivery.

While the format may be different, the curriculum isn't. Online students take the same curriculum as their on-campus counterparts, but do so through a sophisticated online interface. Live, interactive sessions are held via webcam, lectures are delivered through a powerful media player, and communications take place via integrated messaging systems.

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Accounting AND non-accounting majors welcomed.

Unlike its on-campus counterpart, the online format is open to all students, including those who took accounting courses in their undergraduate studies. Students who enter the online format with an accounting-heavy background will receive a personalized curriculum that incorporates additional business coursework and/or waivers for courses they have already completed. In these situations, the total credit hours may be less than the program's standard 45-hour format. 


No relocation required.

In our online format, you can earn a MAC degree from a top-ranked program without relocating. You’ll gain the convenience and flexibility that comes with online learning while building a network of peers with diverse backgrounds and experiences.

Be flexible.
You have a full-time job. Or kids in daycare. Or both. That’s no problem; our online format was built for you. With night courses, a calendar that you set, and a powerful online interface to organize your studies, this format allows you to balance your studies with the rest of your life. On the other hand, you can also expedite your coursework to push through faster. Complete the program in as little as 15 months or stretch it out for up to 36 months; it’s your choice.

>> View sample curriculum calendars for the online format 

GMAT/GRE waivers available. 

We appreciate that significant knowledge can be gained from experience in the field. Therefore, if you have worked in a professional function, or have served in the military, for more than five years you may be eligible for a GMAT/GRE waiver. 

>> Review our GMAT/GRE waiver policy and form (PDF) 

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>> Read the application requirements  

Note to International Students: Due to immigration regulations governing employment, international students enrolled in the online format are not eligible to participate in campus-based employer recruitment events or internships in the U.S. Read details on these restrictions.

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