Pursue our MSA degree full time or part time, depending on the demands of your work and personal life. Our courses are offered in the evening in downtown Indianapolis to help this degree fit into your schedule. Students should be able to complete this 30-credit hour program part time, including summers, within 18 months. Whether you've worked as an accountant for several years or you're changing careers, the MSA will help you advance your career and unlock new opportunities while preparing you for the CPA exam. To sit for the CPA exam, half of your credit hours must be in accounting.