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Our competitive Master of Accounting program helps the best and brightest become leaders in the accounting industry.

Your Future Starts Here

The accounting profession offers unlimited growth potential across business, and NC State’s unique industry-focused curriculum prepares you to take advantage of every opportunity. Our combination of rigorous academics and high-impact experiential learning deepens your knowledge of accounting and also gives you opportunities to put your newfound knowledge to work.

You are more than numbers on a screen. In addition to having strong academic records and GMAT test scores, successful applicants to our program demonstrate leadership and engagement in their school or community.

While many MAC students majored in accounting as undergrads, we welcome applicants from any academic background — and that diversity makes your MAC experience stronger.

3 Out of 4 Students Receive Merit-Based Aid

70-75 percent of students in our program receive some form of merit-based financial assistance.

Application Deadlines

We encourage interested applicants to apply early to be eligible for our many scholarship and fellowship opportunities.

  • October 1: Application deadline for January start date
  • December 1: Early application deadline for August start date
  • February 1: Application deadline for MAC fellowship and scholarship consideration* (August start date)
  • March 1: Final application deadline (August start date)

*Fellowships and scholarships are for students in the On-Campus MAC program only

Explore the MAC Experience

In the Jenkins MAC Program, you’ll find a community that nurtures professional relationships and personal bonds. The connections forged at NC State are enduring, providing a network of support and opportunity that extends beyond graduation.

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