Accounting & Finance
Welcome to the website for the Department of Accounting and Finance. The mission of the department is to provide a high quality education for a diverse student population that prepares graduates for career success at the undergraduate, masters' and PhD levels. We also seek to engage in scholarship that advances theory in accounting and finance, contributes to accounting and finance practice and enhances teaching and learning. In addition, we provide service to the community and to the accounting and finance professions.
We offer the following programs:
- Master's of Science in Accounting (MSA)
- PhD in Business Administration - Concentration in Accounting
- PhD in Business Administration - Concentration in Finance
The objectives of the undergraduate programs are to provide undergraduate students with the technical and professional skills needed for entry into accounting and finance careers, and motivate them to pursue further study at the graduate level. The objectives of the graduate programs are to provide masters' level students with the technical and professional skills needed for career advancement in the public and private sectors, and prepare Ph.D. students for careers in research and teaching.
If you have additional questions after exploring our site, feel free to contact us at 443-885-3445.
Sharon Gary Finney, PhD, Chairperson
Linda D. Clark, Administrative Assistant
Morgan State University's Accounting program is accredited by AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.
The Accounting program of Morgan State University is endorsed by IMA (Institute of Management Accountants) recognizing the high educational standards that enable Morgan students to pursue and earn the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) credential.
The Finance program of Morgan State University is a member of the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Institute's University Affiliation Program (UAP) signifying that it covers at least 70 percent of the CFA Institute's Candidate Body of Knowledge (CBOK).