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Accountants love to scrutinize the return on investment, so it’s no surprise that the Master of Accounting degree has an excellent payoff. A MAC degree from UNC Kenan-Flagler is a practical, high-value credential will pay dividends for years to come in a variety of ways, including:

Read a little more about Why Accounting Might Just Be the Perfect Career.

Or, if you’re already working and are looking to advance your career, check out our analysis, “The ROI of the MAC for Working Professionals.”

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Starting Salary $54K, Five years in $105K


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The demand: 139,900 New accounting jobs


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Speed to market in one year

Speed to Market

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98% students employed within 3 months of graduation

Recruitment Potential

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Government, accounting firms, education and more

Growth Opportunities

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#2 in job satisfaction, #3 in best business jobs

Overall Job Satisifcation

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Join us as we celebrate the fascinating world of debits, credits, revenue, expenses and, of course, profit.

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MAC Classroom

We regularly host webinars and live events. Ask your questions and learn more about the profession, the degree and our program.

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Our alumni chart their paths from the MAC program to leadership roles in the accounting profession and the business world.

Why the MAC works