Flex Online MS Accounting


Who Should Apply?

The Flex Online MS Accounting is designed for working professionals who are:

  • Working in accounting and want to pursue CPA certification or promotion
  • Seeking a career change into the field
  • Balancing the demands of a career, family, and other priorities

Learn More

The Flex Online MS in Accounting is a new degree delivery option based on the quality curriculum offered through the James Benjamin Department of Accounting.

Questions? Please reach out to:

Kayla Cline
Program Director
Clinical Assistant Professor

Application Deadlines

Fall Semester 2023

  • Application now open
  • Applications are accepted on a rolling basis
  • Final deadline is July 1, 2023


Tracks of Study

Students will be able to select between two tracks, which share core courses but differ in terms of specialized coursework:

  • Audit track
  • Tax track

Learning Online

Designed with working adults in mind, the Flex Online MS Accounting is offered in a blended format:

  • Asynchronous components provide flexibility. Work where you want, when you want.
  • Synchronous learning provides valuable classroom experience as a weekly scheduled session.

High Quality / Rankings

The Flex Online MS Accounting is taught by the same esteemed faculty that teach the highly ranked in-person program.

Some highlights of our rankings include:

  • 1st ranked Masters in Accounting program in the US – Eduniversal (2019)
  • 13th public graduate program, U.S. News and World Report (2021)


The Aggie Network

When you earn an Flex Online MS Accounting degree, it’s a Texas A&M degree. You’re an Aggie–go get that ring!

In addition, you’ll benefit from being a part of one of the largest alumni associations in the nation: the Association of Former Students of Texas A&M University

Work for the Big Four

Our graduates are sought by some of the top employers, including


Opportunities Abound

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics , employment in accounting and auditing is expected to grow 6 percent through 2031. About 136,400 openings for accountants and auditors are projected each year over the next decade.

Individuals who have a professional certification, especially CPAs, should have the best prospects at developing their career.



  • Individuals seeking advanced degrees are often eligible for employer tuition assistance.
  • You’ll be developing new skills that can be immediately applied to your current position or a position that you seek.
  • The online format will allow you the flexibility to maintain your work, education and life balance.
  • You’ll learn from some of the nation’s top educators.

Career Services

Students in the degree program will benefit from the following services:

The Aggie Spirit

You’ll get to experience the Aggie Spirit first-hand as part of an on-campus orientation at the beginning of the first year of the program, which will include training for course technologies, a primer on “being an Aggie,” and social opportunities to meet other students and faculty.

You’ll be part of the Aggie family–from day one until forever.