What's involved?You'll study three subjects per session, across two years. If you have an Australian bachelor's degree in accounting, you may be eligible for up to three subjects' credit, reducing your course to nine subjects studied across 18 months.
Why should you apply?The course is accredited by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (ICAA) and CPA Australia. If you pass a set list of subjects, you may qualify for membership of each professional body.
Who's it for?The Master of Professional Accounting (12 Subjects) is designed for students who want to build upon their existing undergraduate degree from a recognised Australian university or undergraduate accounting degree from an overseas university. The Professional Accounting program is offered at the CSU Study Centres.
Career OptionsThe Master of Professional Accounting opens up a wide range of career opportunities within a range of organisations - across the commerce, industry, government and semi-government sectors.
- Undertake and evaluate the conceptual basis of accounting.
- Understand, evaluate and apply the principles of current accounting practice.
- Recognise and analyse the impact of the business environment on accounting theory and its application.
- Understand and apply principles and analytical techniques from economics, commercial law, business communications and the accounting context.
- Decision Support Tools
- Accounting Systems and Processes
- Economics for Business
- Financial Accounting
- Accounting Information Systems
- Business and Corporations Law
- Accounting and Finance
- Management Accounting for Costs and Control
- Current Developments in Accounting Thought
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesAccounting View 111 other Masters in Accounting in Australia
- CRICOS Code: 068967E
- An undergraduate degree from a recognised college or university,
- An undergraduate accounting degree from an overseas university,
- Or an equivalent qualification
International21420 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 21420 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.