The Forensic Accounting/Audit Services (FAAS) Track provides a flexible format of blended learning which allows you to pursue an exciting and rewarding career in forensic accounting and auditing from the comforts of your home.
Courses in the MSA program are offered in a blended-learning format, with students engaging in classroom activities over four residency weekends and completing the remaining coursework online. The program can be completed in 12 months as a full-time student during five, eight-week terms. As a full-time student, you will complete two courses each eight-week term. You may begin the program at the beginning of Fall #1 term (August), Spring #1 term (January), or the Summer term.
The four residency weekends are scheduled for Friday-Sunday one weekend each in July, October, March, and May.
|Time period||Curriculum component||Cr Hr|
|Summer||MSA 5741: The Professional Accountant||2|
|Summer||MSA 5301: Accounting Information Systems||3|
|Fall#1||FAAS 5341: Fraud Examination||3|
|Fall#1||MSA 5101: Professional Ethics and Sarbanes Oxley Compliance||3|
|Fall#2||FAAS 5601: Business Valuation||3|
|Fall#2||FAAS 5841: Data Analytics||3|
|Spring#1||FAAS 5881: Advanced Topics in Auditing||3|
|Spring#1||MSA 5201: Corporate Governance and Risk Management||3|
|Spring#2||FAAS 5421: Internal Auditing||3|
|Spring#2||FAAS 5701: Financial Investigations||3|
|Any term||MSA 5801: Professional Experience||1|
Ready to start building your career as a forensic accountant, fraud examiner, or auditing professional? Apply now.