Mason’s online master’s of science in accounting was ranked first in Virginia, 26th among public universities, and 38th overall. The accounting program is focused on developing knowledgeable leaders to overcome the challenges of the future and provide solutions. It offers classes in module format, allowing students to enroll in one or two courses every eight weeks.
“We believe we offer an online experience with a carefully crafted curriculum that gives students advanced analytical, technological, and critical thinking skills needed to succeed in today's accounting profession,” said School of Business Dean Maury Peiperl.
The online MBA program also rose in the rankings, from 123 in 2020 to 111. Mason's online MBA was also ranked #63 for veterans.
Read more about U.S. News & World Report's latest rankings on Mason’s website, “U.S. News & World Report - Best College Rankings, 2021."