Through the expertise of its faculty and innovation of its curriculum, Old Westbury offers an M.S. in Accounting that prepares both accounting and non-accounting professionals to advance in or begin a wide range of careers in accounting and business. The program's objective goes beyond technical training in accounting practices. The Old Westbury faculty encourages students to integrate technical knowledge with ethical judgment - with analytical skills that can be adapted to the ever-changing American business climate - and with the ability to communicate with others for the betterment of their organizations and themselves
Students who have completed their undergraduate course of study at another educational institution may enter the M.S. program to satisfy the 150-credit hour program of study required to obtain a New York State CPA license.