New Mexico Accounting Degrees Online and On-Campus

There are 81 accounting degree programs in New Mexico in our directory (33 Associates, 14 Bachelors, 12 Masters, and 1 Doctorate).

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Both of the largest institutions in the state of New Mexico have received accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). This means that the business schools at these institutions have met the high criteria set in terms of quality education from faculty members and the resources available for hands-on experience. In addition to the traditional accreditation, both schools have an accounting-specific designation.

Here is a quick list of New Mexico accounting degrees (all levels):

  • Central New Mexico Community College: Associates in Business Administration Associates in General Accounting Certificate in Bookkeeping Certificate in General Accounting
  • Clovis Community College Associates in Business Administration Associates in Business Technology
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus Bachelors in Business Administration Masters in Business Administration Online Bachelors in Business Administration Online Masters in Business Administration
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Associates in Business Administration Bachelors in General Accounting
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University of New Mexico - Master of Accounting

The Anderson Master of Accounting is offered through the School of Management. This is a 33 credit hour curriculum that fulfills the academic requirements to pursue the Certified Public Accounting (CPA) examination. Students can choose from a variety of concentrations, including Professional for non-accounting majors, Advanced for a quicker generalist path, Information Assurance, and Tax.

Students can explore campus organizations to further their expertise in their future business career. The Association of Certified Fraud Examiners work with others to improve their skills in identifying fraud and financial statement analysis. Beta Alpha Psi specializes in financial education and enhances networking opportunity and allows students to apply for additional scholarships.

Examples of elective courses that students can pursue include Personal Tax Planning, Information Systems Security, and Database Management. Graduates have gone on to work at the big four accounting firms (Deloitte, Ernst and Young, etc.) and top government agencies, such as the Central Intelligence Agency and Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Prospective students entering higher education can choose the combination of a Bachelor of Business Administration with an Accounting concentration in connection with the Master's degree to receive the 153 total credit hours in a quicker time frame. Those not looking into a full Master's program may consider the Graduate Certificate in Management, which requires 15 credit hours to complete.

SchoolLevelProgramAdmissions

Seton Hall University

MasterOnline Master of Science in AccountingWebsite

Georgetown University

MasterMaster of Science in FinanceWebsite

Fairleigh Dickinson University

MasterMaster of Science in AccountingWebsite

Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School

MasterMS in FinanceWebsite

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New Mexico State University - Master of Accountancy

The College of Business offers a Master of Accountancy that requires 30 credit hours to complete the curriculum. Accounting courses represent 21 credit hours of the program, and there are nine credit hours reserved for electives. No comprehensive exam or thesis is needed that culminates the program, but the latter can be selected for up to six credit hours to prepare for a doctorate degree.

Some requirements in the curriculum include pursuing a research class in the core accounting courses. This can include Federal Tax Research or Ethics in Accounting. For the electives, taking Ethics and Professionalism in Accounting is required, and the remaining six credit hours are chosen by the student.

Admission requirements include holding an undergraduate degree from an AACSB-accredited program with a 3.0 cumulative GPA within their accounting core. Examples of prerequisite accounting courses are topics in financial accounting, federal taxation, and auditing theory.

The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) scores are required in the application process unless various criteria is met. This includes having a 3.25 cumulative GPA from the undergraduate degree, or they have already received a business certification or Master's degree from an accredited university with a 3.0 GPA or higher.

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Online Master of Accounting Programs in New Mexico

Eastern New Mexico University – Master of Business Administration

There is no online Master’s degree in the accounting discipline available in New Mexico. As an alternative, a Master of Business Administration can be pursued at ENMU’s campus in Portales or conveniently online. This program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs.

30 credit hours and maintaining a 3.0 GPA throughout the program is needed to fulfill curriculum requirements. There are 10 courses that students will take that are all preselected and explores various business management categories. Specifically in accounting, students will explore planning and implementing accounting tasks from the management lens.

Some courses, including Accounting for Managers, are only available during specific semesters. Students should review course availability to determine the best schedule to graduate in a certain time frame. There is an opportunity to transfer up to nine credit hours into the program that have been earned in the last six years.

Admission requirements include having prerequisite courses needed to enter the program, which includes foundational material in microeconomics, finance, marketing, accounting, and more. This can be completed at the university through the Common Professional Component package prior to entering the full MBA program. Students should send their GMAT scores if they have less than a 3.0 undergraduate GPA.

New Mexico Accounting Careers Salary Information

Around 6,000 accountants and auditors are represented in the state of New Mexico according to the latest data from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics. Annual mean wages for these positions are set at $64,770 and is fairly even in all locations of the state. Most of the concentration is located in Santa Fe where 12.4 accountants are represented per 1,000 employed.

McKinney and Associates

McKinney and Associates, based in Albuquerque, offers services in payroll services, tax preparation, and various accounting services. Payroll management includes preparing financial statements, managing employee benefits, and litigation support when necessary. Tax preparation helps both individuals and organizations from missing Internal Revenue Service deadlines and can have a tax return completed within 10 days.

New Mexico Accounting Career Summary

Employment Change: +540 jobs added between 2014 and 2024, an estimated average of 250 new accountant or auditor jobs in New Mexico per year.

Online Accounting Degrees Accepting Applicants

SchoolLevelProgramAdmissions

Seton Hall University

MasterOnline Master of Science in AccountingWebsite

Georgetown University

MasterMaster of Science in FinanceWebsite

Fairleigh Dickinson University

MasterMaster of Science in AccountingWebsite

Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School

MasterMS in FinanceWebsite

University of West Alabama

BachelorBachelor of Business Administration: AccountingWebsite

Illinois College

BachelorBA in AccountingWebsite

Eastern Oregon University

BachelorBachelor in AccountingWebsite

West Virginia State

BachelorBS in Business Administration: AccountingWebsite

West Virginia State

BachelorBS in Business Administration: AccountingWebsite

Utica College

MasterMBA Economic Crime and Fraud ManagementWebsite

Utica College

MasterMBA - Insurance & Risk ManagementWebsite

Utica College

MasterMBA - Finance & AccountingWebsite

Utica College

MasterMBA - Finance & AccountingWebsite

Utica College

MasterMS in AccountingWebsite

Utica College

MasterMBA - Finance & AccountingWebsite

University of West Alabama

BachelorBachelor of Business Administration: AccountingWebsite

University of Saint Mary

MasterMBA Finance ConcentrationWebsite

University of Saint Mary

MasterMBA Finance ConcentrationWebsite

All Schools with Accounting Degrees in New Mexico

Central New Mexico Community College

Albuquerque NM
  • Associates in Business Administration
  • Associates in General Accounting
  • Certificate in Bookkeeping
  • Certificate in General Accounting

Clovis Community College

Clovis NM
  • Associates in Business Administration
  • Associates in Business Technology

Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus

Portales NM
  • Bachelors in Business Administration
  • Masters in Business Administration
  • Online Bachelors in Business Administration
  • Online Masters in Business Administration

Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus

Roswell NM
  • Associates in Business Administration
  • Bachelors in General Accounting
  • Certificate in Bookkeeping

Eastern New Mexico University-Ruidoso

Ruidoso NM
  • Associates in Business Administration
  • Certificate in Bookkeeping

Luna Community College

Las Vegas NM
  • Associates in Business Administration
  • Associates in Business Management
  • Associates in Business Technology
  • Associates in Corporate Accounting
  • Certificate in Business Management
  • Certificate in Corporate Accounting

Mesalands Community College

Tucumcari NM
  • Associates in Business Administration
  • Associates in Business Technology

National American University-Albuquerque

Albuequerque NM
  • Associates in Business Administration
  • Associates in Business Management
  • Associates in General Accounting
  • Bachelors in Business Administration
  • Bachelors in General Accounting
  • Masters in Business Administration
  • Masters in Business Management

Navajo Technical College

Crownpoint NM
  • Associates in General Accounting
  • Certificate in Bookkeeping

New Mexico Highlands University

Las Vegas NM
  • Bachelors in Business Administration
  • Masters in Business Administration

New Mexico Junior College

Hobbs NM
  • Associates in Business Administration
  • Associates in Business Management
  • Associates in Economics
  • Associates in General Accounting
  • Certificate in Business Management
  • Certificate in General Accounting

New Mexico State University-Carlsbad

Carlsbad NM
  • Associates in Business Administration
  • Associates in Business Technology
  • Certificate in Business Technology
  • Certificate in General Accounting

New Mexico State University-Main Campus

Las Cruces NM
  • Bachelors in Business Administration
  • Bachelors in Economics
  • Bachelors in General Accounting
  • Doctorate in Business Management
  • Masters in Business Administration
  • Masters in Economics
  • Masters in General Accounting

Northern New Mexico College

Espanola NM
  • Associates in Business Administration
  • Associates in Business Technology
  • Bachelors in Business Administration
  • Certificate in Bookkeeping

San Juan College

Farmington NM
  • Associates in Business Administration
  • Associates in General Accounting
  • Certificate in Accounting Administration
  • Certificate in Bookkeeping
  • Certificate in Business Administration
  • Certificate in Business Management
  • Certificate in Business Technology

Santa Fe Community College

Santa Fe NM
  • Associates in Business Administration
  • Associates in General Accounting
  • Certificate in General Accounting

Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute

Albuquerque NM
  • Associates in Business Administration
  • Associates in General Accounting
  • Certificate in Business Administration
  • Certificate in General Accounting

University of New Mexico-Gallup Campus

Gallup NM
  • Associates in Business Administration
  • Associates in General Accounting

University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus

Los Alamos NM
  • Bachelors in Business Administration

University of New Mexico-Main Campus

Albuquerque NM
  • Bachelors in Business Administration
  • Certificate in Business Management
  • Masters in Business Administration
  • Masters in General Accounting

University of the Southwest

Hobbs NM
  • Bachelors in Business Administration
  • Masters in Business Administration

Western New Mexico University

Silver City NM
  • Associates in Business Administration
  • Bachelors in Business Administration
  • Masters in Business Administration

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