Dual Master of Business Administration/Master of Science in Accountancy

Earn two graduate degrees in one concise program. Combine the strength of the internationally-ranked Walsh Master of Business Administration (MBA) with the depth of a Master of Science in Accountancy (MAC). Walsh was founded on its accounting programs; we’ve been teaching it for nearly 100 years. The Walsh MAC/MBA is designed to help you develop mastery of accounting concepts and financial analysis while sharpening your analytical thinking, communication, and leadership skills. You will also earn the 24 general business credit hours required to sit for the CPA exam.

For more information about the accounting department, visit the Accounting HUB.

Why Walsh?


Flexibility and Personal Attention

Schedule your education around your life. Programs may be delivered in a variety of formats including 100% online, in person, in a remote synchronous mode, or a combination. Connected classrooms let faculty, on-ground, and remote students interact in real time. No matter how you attend, you’ll receive personal attention in small class settings.

Faculty With Real-World Experience

There’s no substitute for experience. 95% of Walsh faculty have real-world experience in their area of expertise and 80% of our accounting faculty are licensed CPAs. You will learn from proven academic business minds who are working or have worked in the roles you may see yourself in one day.

Internationally Ranked Program

The Walsh MBA has been ranked a Tier One global program by CEO Magazine for three years in a row.

Lifetime Career Services

You’ll find Wash alumni in nearly every Fortune 500 company in Michigan. We have the tools and resources to help you find a new job, navigate a career change, or advance in your current role with personal attention and experienced staff.

Year-round registration and four 11-week semesters let you plan your academic year in advance and progress through your program at a steady pace.



Apply online or speak with an admissions advisor today. Call 248-823-1600 or email admissions@walshcollege.edu.

Appointments are available Monday through Friday.

View Overview, Courses, and Graduation Requirements

In order to be admitted to the MAC/MBA program, an applicant must have the following:

  • Possess an undergraduate degree or higher from a college or university accredited by a regional accrediting organization recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) and U.S. Department of Education (USDE), www.chea.org. Credits completed outside of the United States must be evaluated by an agency that is a member of NACES (www.naces.org).
  • A cumulative grade point average of a 2.750 or better on a 4.000 scale.
  • Individuals with a cumulative grade point average lower than 2.750, but not below 2.000, will be considered for provisional admission.
  • A recommended minimum of two years professional work experience.
  • No GMAT or GRE required.

This program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).