The Master of Accountancy (MAcc) program is consistently ranked in the top 10 nationally. The MAcc is a 30-semester-hour program designed for applicants with an undergraduate degree in accounting. Tracks include audit, tax, and advisory.

The mission of the J. M. Tull School of Accounting is to pursue excellence in accounting education. As a professional school in a major public research university, we are committed to teaching, research, and service that advances the accounting discipline and prepares future leaders for business and academia.

Degree Awarded: MAcc

Degree Code: MACC_ACCT

The Master of Accountancy (MAcc) degree prepares students for careers in the profession as well as satisfying eligibility requirements for the Certified Public Accountant’s Examination (CPA Exam) in the State of Georgia. The MAcc allows students to continue their studies in the accounting area, specializing in either the Audit/Systems field or in the Taxation field. Also available for qualified UGA BBA-Accounting students is the Five-Year (BBA/MAcc) Program. This is an “early enrollment” program available only to currently enrolled UGA accounting majors that allows admission during the student’s senior year. The student completes the BBA and MAcc degree requirements simultaneously.

School/College: Terry College of Business

Brooks Hall Athens, GA 30602-6260


Academic Department: J. M. Tull School of Accounting

246 Brooks Hall Athens, GA 30602-6252

Graduate Coordinator: Jennifer Chapman


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