Course Description

The Master of Professional Accounting offers you the opportunity to develop the knowledge and expertise you need for a rewarding career in accounting starting with associate membership of professional accountancy bodies. You will undertake advanced learning in both theory and professional practice and learn to solve accounting and business problems in innovative ways.

The degree meets the requirements for professional accounting accreditation with the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) and CPA Australia. The program offers graduates with a recognised bachelor's qualification in any field the opportunity to develop knowledge, understanding and expertise in the field of professional accountancy.

The program's foundation exposes students to the broad organisational, regulatory and market context in which accountants operate. Students then pursue advanced learning in accounting within the contexts of both professional practice and the theoretical paradigms that underpin such practice.

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Tuition Fees

Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP): $10,958 total course cost.
International Students: $46,500 per year full-time

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Business & Management postgraduate courses at University of Sydney (USYD) rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 71.7% (national average 66.7%)
Improved skills: 82.6% (national average 80.6%)
Overall satisfaction: 83.5% (national average 83.0%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their postgraduate degree from University of Sydney (USYD). You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Business & Management postgraduate courses at University of Sydney (USYD) had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 88.6% (national average 89.6%)
Studying full time: 4.2% (national average 5.2%)
Median full time salary: $100,000 (national average $102,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

CRICOS Code: 077337E
University of Sydney (USYD) Code: MAPROACC2000

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