Master of Science Programs

Thrive in the Business World

Faculty who are accomplished teachers and researchers, practical curricula focused on employers’ needs, and an active alumni network—these are big reasons why our master of science programs have earned high accolades. U.S. News and World Report and the Financial Times consistently rank them among the best programs in the country.

In small, collaborative classes, students focus on foundational principles that are broadly applicable. Our MSF and MSA programs offer flexible options based on personal needs, empowering students to reach their academic and career goals.

Master of Science in Finance

Ranked third in the country by the Financial Times, our MSF program helps both experienced and aspiring professionals deepen their knowledge and create new opportunities in the industry. The comprehensive curriculum is grounded in fundamental economic principles, specialized skills, and leading methodologies. Complete the degree full-time or part-time.

MSF Program

Master of Science in Accounting

Hone analytical abilities and acquire an in-depth understanding of the many ways accounting affects the world. Students graduate distinctly ready to acquire their CPA and thrive in exceptional careers: With our students’ first-time CPA exam pass rates almost 30% higher than the national average, we rank 13th in the country.

MSA Program

Giving Back

In alignment with Boston College’s Jesuit values, all Carroll School graduate students fulfill a community service requirement. MSA and MSF students must complete 10 hours of service by providing pro bono services to local nonprofits or acting as mentors in underserved communities.

Community and Student Life