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M.S. in Accounting

The Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota Master of Science in Accounting program is designed and taught by industry experts to equip financial professionals with leadership skills that will last a lifetime. 

Earn your master’s degree while receiving credits toward the 150 credits required to become a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), and learn content knowledge to help prepare you for the CPA exam and/or the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) exam.*

* Students should be aware that CPA requirements vary by state; it is the responsibility of individual students to review all requirements and criteria for the state in which they are seeking certification.

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Preparing for Success

The real-world experiences that professors bring into the classroom inspire lively conversation and a learning environment that ensures students are well-prepared for success in management positions in a variety of settings—public accounting firms, private accounting firms, corporate accounting departments, government departments, nonprofit organizations, and more.

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Karen Chapple

Enrollment Counselor - Admissions

(612) 728-5197

Carlie Derouin

SGPP Admission - Enrollment Counselor, Graduate School of Business and Technology

LaSalle Hall-TC Campus, LSH112

Campus Box: # 28

(612) 728-5198

Connect with Carlie to learn more about programs offered by the School of Business and Technology as well as MA in Counseling & Psychological Services, MA in Health and Human Services Administration, MA in Marriage and Family Therapy and the Master of Public Health (MPH) from the School of Health and Human Services

Carlie Derouin


Melanie Torborg, M.B.A.

BS and MS in Accounting Program - Program Director

Brother Louis Hall, BLH241

Campus Box: # 28

(612) 238-4525

Melanie Torborg is a Certified Management Accountant with more than 20 years of experience in corporate accounting and 18 years’ experience in education. She is a current member of the Institute of Management Accountants, the Association of Certified Public Accountants, and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.

Melanie Torborg M.B.A.
Alisa DiSalvo, M.B.A.

Accounting Program - Adjunct Associate Professor

Alisa DiSalvo M.B.A.
Amy Jauman, Ed.D.

Program Director, MA in Human Resource Management

Brother Louis Hall, BLH236

Campus Box: # 28

(612) 238-4517

Areas of Expertise: Coaching and Adult Education

Meet Amy Jauman
Walter Jungbauer, Sr.

M.S. in Accountancy Program - Adjunct Instructor

Faye Larson, M.B.A.

MA in Accounting Program - Adjunct Assistant Professor

Laura Lee, M.B.A.

MS in Accounting Program - Adjunct Associate Professor

Ronald Myszkowski, M.A.

M.S. in Accountancy Program - Adjunct Assistant Professor

Catherine Rice, M.B.A.

Accounting Program - Adjunct Associate Professor

Catherine Rice M.B.A.
Renee Thompson, M.B.A.

MBA Program - Adjunct Assistant Professor

Ann Van Diest, M.B.A.

M.S. in Accounting Program - Adjunct Assistant Professor

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