Online MBA/MSA Dual Degree

The Online MBA/MSA dual degree provides a strong background in strategic management, accounting, and financial management. Our goal is to help you become eligible and well-prepared to sit for the CPA exam.

Suffolk’s Online MBA/MSA program, with its supplemental ACCSB accreditation, is designed both for those who have a background in accounting as well as those who do not. And whether you have a career, family, or other obligations that make earning a master’s degree challenging, Suffolk is pleased to offer this dual-degree program in a part-time, fully online format. Your MBA/MSA degree will position you to develop a strong background in strategic management, accounting, and financial management.

For students who wish to learn in the heart of downtown Boston, Suffolk is pleased to offer this dual-degree program in a full- and part-time on-campus format.

View the Online MBA/MSA Curriculum

Open More Doors with a Dual Degree from Suffolk

Suffolk University's dual degree programs give you an opportunity to obtain two degrees in a shorter time frame and with less cost than pursuing the two graduate degrees consecutively. Upon completion you will have earned two distinct graduate degrees, giving you the needed competitive edge to land a top job in a wider field.

State-by-State CPA Exam Eligibility Requirements

See information about the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility for all 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Application Deadlines

  • Fall – August 15
  • Spring – January 4

Learn about the advantages of priority applications.

Application Materials

  • Completed application
  • $50 Application Fee (waived for alumni and applicants who attended a Suffolk graduate programs event)
  • Resume
  • Unofficial transcripts of all post-secondary work. Admitted students enrolling in the program will need to have official transcripts, including proof of degree conferral, on file prior to their first class
  • 2-minute video essay in response to a prompt (Instructions and the prompt will be provided in the application)
  • Goal Statement (essay)
  • One letter of recommendation (Two letters required if candidate has less than 1 year of work experience. Learn more.)
  • Official TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE-Academic Scores (international students only)

Cost of Graduate Study at Suffolk (2021-2022)

Program Per Credit Rate
All Online Master Programs $1,231

Financial Aid for Graduate Study

Suffolk offers a variety of options to help finance your graduate education. Opportunities for assistance range from federal educational loans to alumni scholarships, and award programs available through partner organizations. You are encouraged to connect with the Office of Student Financial Services to help you estimate the cost of your education, determine your eligibility for aid, and find the best way to finance your education.

Partner Scholarship Program

Are you an employee looking to expand your skills and credentials with a master’s degree? You may be eligible for Suffolk University's Partner Scholarship Program, reducing your tuition and waiving your $50 application fee. Review our list of participating employer partners, including Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Tufts Medical Center, and more.

Courses & Requirements

Learn more about the classes, requirements, and different options available to complete the program.