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Meet our MAcc Director

Rice Business Master of Accounting (MAcc)
May 26, 2020
Master of Accounting Director and Professor, Ben Lansford, discusses what makes the Rice Business MAcc stand out against the rest.
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What's it like to work in tax?

Photo of MAcc student, Kelly Wang in a hallway.
Apr 16, 2020
Do you wonder what it’s like to work in tax? Read our interview with recent Rice MAcc alumna Kelly Wang (Class of ‘18).
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Why Rice?

Rice Campus
Feb 26, 2020
The one-year Rice Master of Accounting (MAcc) program welcomes students from all undergraduate majors. Our intentionally small program ensures that you will get to know your classmates and professors well. You belong here!
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What's it like to work in audit?

Rice MAcc alumna Megan Palmer (Class of '17)
Jan 24, 2020
Do you wonder what it’s like to work as an auditor? Read our interview with recent Rice MAcc alumna Megan Palmer (Class of ‘17). She explains how she decided on a career in audit, what a typical work day looks like, and her favorite parts of the job.
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7 Steps to Join the Rice MAcc

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Dec 17, 2019
You’ve decided you want to pursue your Master of Accounting degree at Rice, but now what? In case you don’t know what to expect as you move through the admissions process, we’ve outlined steps below to help you along. You’ve got this.
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Insider Tips

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Dec 02, 2019
We know applying to graduate school can feel intimidating, so we've put together this list to help you navigate the application process. 
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Life in Houston

Our Location: Houston
Nov 25, 2019
Houston is hot right now! The fourth-largest city in America is home to NASA, Fortune 500 companies, the largest medical center in the world and an unparalleled music scene. The “Culinary and Cultural Capital of the South” is an exciting place to work, stay and play. Come see why this inclusive city has attracted one of the most diverse populations in the country. You’ll fit right in.
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Rice MAcc Opens Career Opportunities

MAcc Distinguished Speaker Series
Oct 25, 2019
The world’s financial markets are demanding greater corporate transparency and higher quality financial reporting. As a result, there is growing need for highly trained accounting professionals with superb critical thinking skills and integrity.
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Why Should You Pursue A Master's in Accounting?

Rice Campus
Oct 22, 2019
Accounting is a high-demand skill that provides excellent earning potential to Master’s graduates. As a result, regardless of undergraduate major or background, a graduate degree in accounting can transform your career trajectory in as little as one year.