UT Dallas Marketable Skills

Master of Science in Accounting

Upon successful completion of the MS ACCT degree program, our graduates will be able to demonstrate proficiency in solving accounting related business issues through analytical thinking, critical analysis and quantitative methods. The marketable skills for MS ACCT are:

  • Understanding and application of auditing standards
  • Understanding and analysis of financial statements
  • Ability to research tax law and prepare tax returns
  • Research and application of FASB standards
  • Strong problem-solving and critical thinking skills
  • Quantitative analysis
  • Data analysis
  • Effective communication of accounting and managerial information
  • Understanding and application of ethical foundations
  • Project management, teamwork, and leadership