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Master of Professional Accounting RMIT University

4.0 out of 5 from 2 reviews
Ranked #10 in our University Rankings
Masters Degree
1.5 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

The Master of Professional Accounting is designed primarily for students from non-accounting backgrounds who want to develop an understanding of the technical and social dimensions in accounting and business. It is a broad-based qualification that combines core accounting studies with authentic learning experiences delivered through industry-informed work-integrating learning courses and global study experiences.

Through this combination of accounting studies and electives designed to develop valuable professional and cross-cultural skills, RMIT’s program is suited to current workers who have progressed into a role that requires accounting knowledge, as well as people contemplating a career in accounting for the first time.

For students interested in completing CPA Program™ Segments, please see details of RMIT’s Master of Professional Accounting (CPA Extension) program.

Graduates may work in small, medium or large organisations in public accounting practice, commerce, government or the not-for-profit sector. You may even consider...

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Professional recognition and accreditation

The Master of Professional Accounting (MPA) is accredited by CPA Australia, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ),...

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July 2018
Year completed 2019

Positives: This course Masters of Professional Accounting with CPA Extension is a very unique course and rare one to find in Melbourne. Not much of the other Uni’s have this. After completing this course you will be done with the CPA program exams and just have to get the experience left in any accounting firm. Also we will g...

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July 2018
Year completed 2019

Positives: Advanced knowledge in Accounting, and entry to be a Chartered accountant

Negatives: studying fulltime plus working fulltime plus family time management was the most challenging. course fee is so expensive

My advice to future students is: if you are working and studying at the same time you have to learn to b...

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