Requirements for International Students

Applications are accepted year-round with a rolling admission process. Applicants are encouraged to apply at least one semester prior to beginning the MPAcc. Application fee of $50.00.


GMAT (minimum 500 and 19 on verbal)


GRE (minimum verbal of 149 and quantitative of 146)
GPA Minimum cumulative GPA (overall and in prerequisite accounting coursework) of 3.0 to apply.
Resume Submit a current resume.
Transcripts Submit official academic records of previously attended colleges or universities to Office of Graduate Admission Processing. For transcripts not in English, an English translation must be included.
Interview Interview with MPAcc Committee.
English Language Requirement Applicants whose native language is not English - for full admission
  • TOEFL of 80 on Internet-based test or 550 on paper-based test
  • or Minimum Band score of 6.5 score on IETLS
Prerequisites for non-UD accounting majors
  • Intermediate Financial Accounting I
  • Intermediate Financial Accounting II
  • Cost/Managerial Accounting
  • Tax
  • Auditing
  • Accounting Information Systems
Prerequisite coursework should be taken at an AACSB, Equis, or AMBA accredited institution, or at a university with an international reputation as a leader in higher education. If completed outside the United States, supporting documentation (e.g., syllabi) should be provided to enable the evaluation of the course and its equivalence to prerequisite requirements.
Financial Aid Graduate assistantships and scholarships may be available.

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Department of Accounting

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300 College Park 
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 2242