Students in this joint degree program will receive the Professional MBA degree taking 45 hours of unique PMBA credits instead of the normal 54 hours, and will receive the Master's in Professional Accounting degree taking 37 hours of unique MPAC credits instead of the normal 45. Total hours for both degrees is 82, excluding prerequisites. Students must complete all prerequisites for both the Part-Time MBA and Master's in Accounting.
For the PMBA degree, students can use nine hours of MPAC accounting course work in the PMBA program. For the MPAC degree, students can use nine hours of PMBA electives toward the requirements in their general electives. Students participating in this program must meet the admissions standards of both degree programs and declare their participation before completing at least 75 percent of the first degree program they enroll in.