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La Trobe University

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Master of Professional Accounting (CPA Australia Extension)

  • Masters (Coursework)

The Master of Professional Accounting (CPA Australia Extension) builds on the Master of Professional Accounting.

Key details

Degree Type
Masters (Coursework)
Course Code
LMCPA, 092919B

About this course

The Master of Professional Accounting (CPA Australia Extension) builds on the Master of Professional Accounting. The MPA is designed to give you a thorough understanding of accounting concepts as they are applied to diverse business environments, and the CPA Australia Extension provides you with face-to-face tuition which can support you in the satisfactory completion of the CPA professional exams required for professional accreditation. Once you pass your professional exams you will be qualified to gain employment within the accounting profession. The minimum entry requirement is successful completion of an Australian Bachelor degree (or its equivalent). Prior learning developed through relevant work experience or professional accreditation, where it is deemed to be at least equivalent to that obtained through a Bachelor degree, may be considered. In making an offer to an applicant, the University will give consideration to a range of factors to determine whether an applicant has demonstrated the capacity to work at a Masters level, including academic record, English proficiency, and/or employment experience. Applicants with demonstrated prior learning in the form of an Australian Bachelor's degree in a business-related field or an approved equivalent qualification will be eligible to apply for advanced standing for the four subjects of the first semester of the course. Applicants without an undergraduate degree but with a demonstrated minimum of at least five years relevant and cognate business experience will be eligible to apply for advanced standing for the four subjects of the first semester of the course. In making an offer of advanced standing to an applicant, the University may give consideration to a range of factors including English proficiency, academic record and employment experience. You are studying a course that has CPA Program subjects integrated within your second year subjects. You must be an Associate member and enrolled with CPA Australia before you start the subjects, below are your steps to follow when enrolling with CPA Australia:

Entry requirements

Level of Study
Bachelor

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Business & Management courses at La Trobe University.
70.4%
Overall satisfaction
73.6%
Skill scale
53.2%
Teaching scale
85.4%
Employed full-time
$100.3k
Average salary