Master of Science in Accounting Application for Admission

M.S. Accounting Application

If you have any questions or need help with the application process, please contact the Master of Science in Accounting Office (518) 783-4257 or


Completed applications for admission to the MS in Accounting program will be reviewed on a space available basis. Priority consideration will be given to Siena College undergraduate applicants who apply by March 1 for the fall semester or September 15 for the spring semester.

In order for your application to be considered complete, you must submit:

  • Completed application form
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities from which you have earned credit (Not required for Siena College undergraduates)
  • Official GMAT score results (waived for Siena College undergraduates with a GPA of 3.0 or better)
  • One letter of recommendation written by an Accounting faculty member at their bachelor's degree granting institution
  • Brief Personal Statement indicating
    • (1) the reason for pursuing an MS in Accounting
    • (2) intended long term career goals
  • Current resume, including employment history, certificates or licenses held, volunteer/extracurricular activities, leadership positions and honors/awards
  • $50.00 fee (waived for Siena College undergraduate applicants)
Please note: This application cannot be saved and revisited. It must be completed in one session.

Applicant Information

For Siena College students please provide your SID#





Current Address (if different then permanent address)


Permanent Address








List in reverse chronological order all schools attended. Include professional, graduate school and all colleges.




All applicants,
Please indicate if you have taken, plan to take the GMAT or the requirement is waived.

Foreign applicants,
Please indicate when you have taken or will take the TOEFL.
(Test results cannot be more than two years old)


Letters of Recommendation

Please provide the following information for the author of your letter of recommendation.





Please attach a copy of your personal statement and your resume

By clicking below, I certify that the information I have submitted in this application is complete and true to the best of my knowledge. I agree that if I am accepted for admission, I will comply with all the rules and regulations of the College that may be in effect or that will be put into effect while I am a student.

Department Chair

Dr. Chester H. Brearey, CPA

Associate Professor of Accounting; Director, Master of Science in Accounting

432 Siena Hall

(518) 783‑4257