Prepare for a successful career with a master's degree in accounting from Calvin College.

Equip yourself to go further

The MAcc program is well-suited for individuals wanting to sharpen and broaden their knowledge of the topics and tools of the accounting profession. The program is also a good fit for those wanting to begin or advance their career in accounting in the public or private sector. Our streamlined admissions process eliminates the need for standardized testing.

Why choose a MAcc from Calvin?

  • Earn an advanced degree in 9 months of full-time classes or complete the program part-time
  • Flexible start date of fall or spring
  • Ethics class is approved by the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy, which specifies perhaps the nation’s most stringent ethical educational standard, to fulfill that state’s requirement for initial licensure
  • Engage in courses taught from a Christian perspective

Career opportunities

A master's degree can mean more opportunities, career advancement, and even greater wages. Make sure you're reaching your full potential with a degree that will last your entire career.

Quick facts
  • 9

    months to earn your advanced degree

  • 10

    courses to complete the program

  • 100%

    of courses are taught by professors with "Big 4" public accounting firm and/or industry experience

Courses (31 credit hours)
Advanced Topics in Auditing and Assurance Services  Tax Research and Professional Responsibilities
Advanced Accounting Accounting Communications
Auditing Corporate Financial Research, Analysis & Valuation
Government/Not-for-Profit Accounting Business Analytics
Current Issues in Accounting Ethics in Accounting

Grants and Scholarships

Merit and/or financial assistance grants are available to all qualified applicants. Applicants completing their undergraduate degree at Calvin may also be eligible for donor-sponsored scholarships. For details on these funds, contact the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid by phone, 616-526-6134, or email.


The program is open to anyone who meets eligibility requirements.

Take the next step



Please direct all inquiries and application materials to program director Marilyn Stansbury at