Master of Professional Accounting (MPA)
The Master of Professional Accounting (MPA) has been designed for students whose first degrees are in non-accounting fields. It provides you with a comprehensive program of study in accounting theory which is recognised by both CPA Australia and Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, enabling you to pursue a pathway to qualification as a professional accountant.
In addition to core subject areas of accounting, financial management and auditing. You will be introduced to related disciplines, including business law, taxation, information systems, economics and quantitative methods. Please note that online delivery is not available to international students on student visas.
CRICOS Code: 085211G
Duration: 2 years* Fast track options apply
Intakes: March, July, November
Annual fees: AUD$28,000
- Overall IELTS band score of 6.0, with no band less than 6.0 or equivalent.
- Applicants for this course must hold a Bachelor's degree or equivalent professional qualification in a finance discipline. Applicants holding other academic or professional qualifications and/ or significant finance work experience may also be granted admission.
This course is recognised by Certified Practicing Accountants (CPA) Australia.
The Master of Professional Accounting will enable you to pursue a pathway to qualify as a professional accountant.
- Professional accountant
16 units – 4 each semester
Sample course structure
|Semester One||Semester One|
Accounting concepts and practices|
Information systems design and development for accountants
Auditing and assurance services
Taxation law and practice
|Semester Two||Semester Two|
Research and statistical methods for business|
Cost and management accounting
Business society and the planet|