Henry W. Bloch
School of Management

Prepare for Leadership Roles in Accounting

Advance your career in accounting and join a STEM-designated program that is focused on your success. As a student in our Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) program, you’ll learn from experienced faculty who can help you develop the deep technical competency and soft skills needed to become a leader in the field.

You'll develop a core competency in data analytics, while choosing to specialize in one of four focused areas of concentration:

  1. Business Analysis and Reporting
  2. Information Systems and Controls
  3. Tax Compliance and Planning
  4. Corporate Accounting

Take advantage of the Bloch School’s great reputation with the Kansas City business community and work with the Bloch Career Center, which can provide you with direct access to a robust network of professionals and hiring managers from large firms, small businesses and startups in a variety of industries.

Download the MSA overview (PDF)

Invest in Your Future

It’s important to analyze the costs, benefits and financial aid opportunities available as you consider furthering your education. With a degree from the Bloch School, you’ll be ready for high-level accounting careers and join a large network of successful alumni in the Kansas City area and beyond.

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International Student Finds Second Home in Kansas City and at the Bloch School

"I really like the Bloch School. They have really great events for students and I was able to connect with employers, professors and other classmates."

Yuki Watanabe

Career Services, UMKC International Student Affairs Office

Contact Us

Gene Pegler

Executive Director of Student Affairs
Email: peglere@umkc.edu
Phone Number: 816-235-5254

Julie Smith

Graduate Recruiter
Email: BlochGrad@umkc.edu
Phone Number: 816-235-6856
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