Department of Accountancy & Taxation


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How to Apply to the MSACCY Program

Admission eligibility for the Master of Science in Accountancy Program (MSACCY) requires a four-year undergraduate degree (or foreign equivalent) from an accredited institution.

All required documents, application fee, and test scores must be received by the deadline date. Upon acceptance, new students are required to complete several steps prior to the start of their first term. For more information, see the What to Expect After Acceptance section.

For any inquiries regarding the application process, please contact the MSACCY admissions team at



There are specific prerequisite courses that must be completed to be considered for admission.


Coronavirus Update

At the C. T. Bauer College of Business, our graduate students are an integral component of our close-knit Bauer family. As such, we want to be as accommodating as possible during these challenging times for you to submit your application to our programs. Online, at-home testing is now available for the GRE & GMAT, TOEFL tests for all students with the exception of mainland China and Iran. To learn more, please join us at upcoming information sessions or contact our admissions advisor directly.

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Distance Advising Update

Due to recent changes in operations at the University of Houston in regards to COVID-19, the Professional Accounting Advising Office is working remotely. We are fully operational remotely and still have access to email, as well as availability to hold remote appointments.

If you are an applicant or prospective student, please e-mail to connect with the MSACCY Admissions Advisor.


Testing Closures Due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)

For prospective students interested in applying for Spring 2021, Summer 2021, and Fall 2021 from countries that have test closures due to the COVID-19 (coronavirus), the University will waive the GMAT/GRE requirement. For more information, email:


Application Guidelines

  • Deadlines & Addresses

    MSACCY Admission Deadlines

    Semester Domestic Applicant International Applicant
    Summer Session April 15th May 10th* February 15th
    Fall Session July 1st May 1st
    Spring Session December 1st October 1st

    *Deadline extension only applies to the Summer 2021 term.


    Regular Mail Express Mail Physical Address
    University of Houston
    Graduate Admissions
    P. O. Box 3947
    Houston, TX 77253-3947
    University of Houston
    Graduate Admissions
    4302 University Dr., Rm 102
    Houston, TX 77204-2012
    Professional Accounting Programs Office
    CBB, Suite 304
    4742 Calhoun Road
    Houston, TX 77204-6021
  • Requirements
  • International Applicants
  • What to Expect After You Have Applied
  • Steps After Admission