Flexible MBA - Accounting

The principal objective of the Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) Program is to advance the quality of business management. The MBA program provides advanced management education in an environment that encourages students to extend their leadership capabilities. A Master of Business Administration degree enables students to gain broad managerial skills and to develop specialized expertise in a business discipline that best suits their career aspirations.

Students that pursue a MBA with a specialization in Accounting will focus all program electives toward their area of concentration. Students will have the opportunity to select from graduate level courses in the School of Accounting to fulfill specialization requirements. Students must obtain a “B” grade or better in all elective courses to achieve Accounting Specialization.

The School of Accounting is a professional school of accountancy operating within the State University System, Florida Atlantic University, and the College of Business. Our emphasis is on high-quality teaching balanced with basic and applied research and service to our constituents. We are committed to providing our students, faculty, and staff with opportunities to develop, grow, and be productive in a supportive atmosphere characterized by respect, collegiality, openness, and freedom of expression.

Our mission is to provide a high-quality accounting education to a diverse student group which consists of a geographically dispersed mix of traditional and nontraditional students. Our goal is to help these students become successful professionals in local, national, and global organizations. We will achieve this goal by providing innovative programs and by employing the best faculty that we can to teach and develop our students’ technical, analytical, communication, interpersonal, and lifelong learning skills.

Contact Us

Dr. George Young

School of Accounting
Dr. George Young
Kaye Hall (KH) 119
777 Glades Road,
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Email: soa@fau.edu
p: (561) 297-3636
f: (561) 297-7023
office: Kaye Hall (KH) 119

Graduate advising

Graduate Advising

It is recommended that you contact your academic advisor directly to make an appointment.
cobgradadvising@fau.edu p: (561) 297-2545
office: (FW) 101

Accreditation & Rankings

AACSB Accredited

AACSB Accreditation

Proud member of AACSB, the premier accreditation agency for business schools.

Princeton Review Entrepreneur

Top-50 in Entrepreneurship

Ranked #37 (ugrad.) and #41 (grad.) in 2021 according to The Princeton Review.

Best International Business

Best International Business

International Business ugrad. is #22 in the U.S. News & World Report 2021 national rankings.

Best Undergraduate Business

Best Undergraduate Business

U.S. News & World Report awarded the college for Best Undergraduate Business in 2021.

FT Executive Education Rankings

FT Executive Education Rankings

#11 (U.S.) and #1 (Florida) in the Financial Times rankings.

Online Grad Programs

Best Online GRAD Business Programs

#37 in Best Online Master's in Business Programs (Excluding MBA).

Online MBA programs

Best Online MBA Programs

Ranked among the "Best Online MBA Programs" in 2020 by U.S. News & World Report.

Online Veterans

Best Online GRAD Veterans Programs

#19 in Best Online Master's in Business Programs for Veterans (Excluding MBA).

Sport Interantional Ranking

Best MBA in Sport Management Program

Top-20 in the world according to SportBusiness.

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