Course summary

The Master of Professional Accounting (MPA) from Southern Cross University, is designed for non-accounting business professionals seeking a career change, or for those already working in the accounting and finance industry who need a recognised accounting qualification.

The course is designed to enhance a student’s ability to manage complex accounting and business issues, and provides expertise in financial management, accounting information systems, financial reporting, auditing, corporate governance and contemporary accounting standards and research.

Graduates have excellent communication skills and the ability to communicate an organisation's complex financial information to its stakeholders.

Advanced standing may apply to students who have completed relevant undergraduate and postgraduate study. 

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DurationLocationSession

2F/4P

Depending on unit availabilities, previous study or work experience, students may be able to complete their degree in a shorter duration than indicated. 

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Melbourne1, 2, 3
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DurationLocationSession

2F/4P

Gold Coast1, 2, 3
Melbourne1, 2, 3
Perth1, 2, 3
Sydney1, 2, 3

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From the 1st of June, 2017, the term 'Distance Education' has been replaced with 'Online'