Accounting Degree Review, an online resource for accounting education and related topics, recently released its ranking of the30 most affordable graduate accounting programs for 2016. The ranking factored in accreditation and tuition costs for out-of-state students enrolling in the 2015-2016 academic year.
California State University-Los Angeles took top honors with tuition at $11,160. The runner-up spot went to Albany State University in Albany, GA with tuition of $15,196.
All ranked schools have achievedAACSB accreditation, only given to 170 schools in the US.
The complete list of schools is below (listed alphabetically):
Albany State University - Albany, New York
Arkansas State University - Jonesboro, Arkansas
Auburn University-Montgomery - Montgomery, Alabama
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania - Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania
Boise State University - Boise, Idaho
Bowling Green State University - Bowling Green, Ohio
California State University-Los Angeles - Los Angeles, California
Kent State University - Kent, Ohio
Mississippi State University - Starkville, Mississippi
Missouri State University - Springfield, Missouri
Morgan State University - Baltimore, Maryland
New Mexico State University - Las Cruces, New Mexico
North Dakota State University - Fargo, North Dakota
Northern Illinois University - DeKalb, Illinois
Pittsburg State University - Pittsburg, Kansas
Purdue University-Calumet - Hammond, Indiana
Sam Houston State University - Huntsville, Texas
San Jose State University - San Jose, California
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi - Corpus Christi, Texas
Texas State University - San Marcos, Texas
University of Akron - Akron, Ohio
University of Central Arkansas - Conway, Arkansas
University of Central Missouri - Warrensburg, Missouri
University of Idaho - Moscow, Idaho
University of Michigan-Flint - Flint, Michigan
University of Nebraska-Omaha - Omaha, Nebraska
University of North Texas - Denton, Texas
University of South Alabama - Mobile, Alabama
Western Illinois University - Macomb, Illinois"
For more on the rankings, head to Accounting Degree Review'ssite here.