La Trobe University

Graduate Certificate in Professional Accounting

La Trobe University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00115M

Accounting expertise is valuable in any organisation. Upskill with foundational accounting knowledge and start your path towards a career as a professional accountant. Designed as a direct pathway to further study in professional accounting, La Trobe's Graduate Certificate in Professional Accounting will teach you essential fundamentals in this in-demand field. Enjoy the opportunity for quick upskilling in this six-month program, where you'll learn from leading academics and hear guest lectures from industry experts. Explore a mix of accounting, finance, economics and other business-related studies.


Must complete a total of 60 credit points across 1 year.


  • First Year Subjects: Academic Integrity Module
  • Accounting Principles and Practices
  • Foundations of Company and Commercial Law
  • Principles of Economics
  • Principles of Finance
  • Statistics for Business and Finance

Standard entry requirements

Successful completion of an Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent).

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Bendigo International: $19,900 Yes
  • Full-time : 0.5 years
Melbourne (Bundoora) International: $19,900 Yes
  • Full-time : 0.5 years
Sydney International: $19,900 Yes
  • Full-time : 0.5 years

Fee comments

Campuses: Bendigo, Melbourne (Bundoora), Sydney.

Your course fees will depend on the subjects you choose to study: each subject has its own costs. The total course fee may vary depending on the subjects you choose, your study load, the time it takes to complete your course and your approved Credit for Prior Learning. Fees correct Tuesday, Feb 28 2023

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