Master of Professional Accounting

James Cook University (JCU)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00117J

Turn your undergraduate degree into a career in accounting with the fully-accredited Master of Professional Accounting at JCU. Develop the skills and knowledge required to become a practising accountant with flexible study options. Focus on essential areas of accounting including management, corporate finance, auditing, business and taxation law, data analysis, and economics for sustainability. Explore introductory and advanced issues in accounting and demonstrate your understanding through an applied research project.Understand both historical and contemporary perspectives and evaluate social and environmental practices. Make recommendations and give informed advice with confidence. Develop your professional judgement to work independently and with integrity.

Designed for

Graduates from other disciplines, who wish to undertake studies in professional accounting


48 credit points by coursework


  • Professional accounting

Standard entry requirements

  • AQF level 7 bachelor degree in non-accounting discipline
  • Or equivalent


CPA Australia; Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia

Study pathways

Master of Professional Accounting/Master of Business Administration

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
JCU Brisbane International: $69,920 Yes
  • Full-time : 2 years

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