The MACC Program fee/tuition is billed per credit hour. Your tuition per semester will vary based on the number of credits taken. The program fee is the same for fall, spring and summer.
MACC Program Fee
|Program fee (per credit hour)||$528||$1,031|
|Total credit hours for program (w/o prerequisite courses)||30||30|
|Estimated program total||$15,840||$30,930|
|Fee Type||Non-recurring fees||Per-Semester Fees|
|Student Health Center fee||0||$100|
All program and university fees are subject to change without notice upon Board of Trustees mandate. Cost of living and travel expenses vary per individual and are not reflected in the figures above.
All students admitted to the MACC program are automatically considered for other financial awards. No additional application is needed for awards provided by the MACC program. Exceptional applicants may receive a combination of awards.
- Completed at least 90 credit hours
- A minimum GMAT score of 570
- A minimum 3.50 GPA in each of the following categories: overall or most recent 60 hours attempted (whichever is higher), business core prerequisites and upper-level accounting prerequisites
Other Financial Award Opportunities for MACC Students
MACC students are encouraged to apply for other financial awards not controlled by the MACC program. The following are UofSC and external scholarship sources.
UofSC Graduate School Fellowships and Awards: The Graduate School offers a range of fellowships and merit-based awards to attract and support outstanding graduate students, including the award-winning Presidential Fellowship.
UofSC Office of Fellowships and Scholar Programs: The Office of Fellowships and Scholar Programs was established in 1994 to provide innovative educational initiatives for exceptional students. The staff facilitates the pursuit of nationally prestigious scholarships by university students and coordinates an enhanced university experience for the Carolina and McNair Scholars.
The Rising Star Fellowship strives to increase diversity in the graduate school ranks by recruiting students from South Carolina's Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). Rising Star Fellows receive funding to offset the cost of tuition, health insurance and other associated fees.
AICPA Legacy Scholarships via This Way to CPA: There are several scholarships awarded by the AICPA to accounting students.
AICPA This Way to CPA National Scholarship Search: This is a database of national and regional scholarships for accounting students.
SCACPA Scholarships: The South Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants offers several scholarships for students either residing, receiving their education or planning on working within South Carolina. Accounting scholarships are available through the SCACPA Educational Fund and are awarded on an annual basis. Applications are due by June 1 preceding the start of the current academic year.