The process known as accounting can be traced back thousands of years to ancient civilizations. Accounting is the measurement and analysis of a business’s economic practices. Financial accounting, for example, will focus on the business’s financial statements and transactions.
Accounting is an integral part of the management and governance of any enterprise. It acts as a decision-making aid by providing the information necessary for planning, c
Accounting is an integral part of the management and governance of any enterprise. It acts as a decision-making aid by providing the information necessary for planning, control and performance evaluation. The stakeholders of an entity rely on the accounting information to assist in a variety of decisions including the acquisition or sale of shares, lending of funds and the provision of services or goods.
This Master’s Degree is aimed at students from any discipline seeking to acquire an accredited accounting qualification.
Structure and Content
The programme consists of 12 units and may be completed in 12 months.
CPA Australia – Associate membership & enrolment in the CPA Programme
Accredited by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). Exemptions for F1-F9 papers
Recognised by Chartered Accountants in Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ)
Recognised by Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) for Associate membership
Recognised by Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA) for Associate membership
The Rady School's Master of Professional Accountancy (MPAc) enhances future career opportunities by preparing students for a wide range of accounting career opportunities
Launch Your Career in Professional Accountancy
The Rady School's Master of Professional Accountancy (MPAc) enhances future career opportunities by preparing students for a wide range of accounting career opportunities that span public accounting firms, corporate accounting departments, and not-for-profit and governmental organizations. The foundation of the MPAc experience at Rady includes outstanding faculty, integrative accounting knowledge, team projects, emphasis on communication and teamwork, case studies, professional seminars, guest speakers, simulations, and hands-on-experiences.
In the Rady School MPAc program you will:
Fulfill accounting education requirements for CPA licensure.
Acquire an advanced degree to become more attractive to potential employers.
Be part of the UC San Diego and Rady School networks.
Access personal career coaches via Rady’s Graduate Career Connections.
Work in a diverse team as you learn key business functions such as marketing, finance and operations.
University of St. Gallen (HSG), School of Management, Economics, Law, Social Sciences and International Affairs
The Master’s programme in Accounting and Finance (MAccFin) enables you to view financial corporate management from an integrative perspective. Our programme is characteri
Master Degrees in Accounting. Master’s Programme in Accounting and Finance (MAccFin)
The Master’s Programme in Accounting and Finance (MAccFin) enables you to view financial corporate management from an integrative perspective.
Our programme is characterised by its proximity to entrepreneurial practice: topical and relevant issues with case-related approaches to solutions play as important a role as do reputed guest lecturers and close cooperation with selected companies. The MAccFin programme thus creates optimal conditions for a successful career start.
The MAccFin prepares you for responsible activities in the field of financialcorporate management. No matter whether you look at it from the ...
Rutgers Business School - Newark and New Brunswick
Ranked among the top 40 graduate accounting programs in North America by Eduniversal, and with a curriculum endorsed by the Institute of Management Accountants, our accou
Ranked among the top 40 graduate accounting programs in North America by Eduniversal, and with a curriculum endorsed by the Institute of Management Accountants, our accounting master’s program is strategically designed to help meet the career goals of recently-graduated accounting majors looking to prepare for the CPA exam and launch satisfying careers.
The Rutgers Business School Master of Accountancy in Financial Accounting is a 30-credit, hybrid graduate accounting program that combines the best of in-person and online learning to provide optimal flexibility for both you and hiring accounting firms.
Hult’s one-year Master of Finance equips you with the foundation necessary to tackle the complex world of corporate financial management. Learn both the language of busin
Pursue a career in corporate finance and make an impact within a multinational company.
Hult’s one-year Master of Finance equips you with the foundation necessary to tackle the complex world of corporate financial management. Learn both the language of business and the tactical financial skills needed to make an impact in corporate finance and accounting.
Start your program in Boston and have the option to rotate to up to two other Hult campuses for your electives as part of our Global Campus Rotation.
Your Master of Finance at a glance
Who is this program for?
Candidates who have recently graduated from university or college, as well as individuals with up to three years of work experience who want to launch a career in the finance function of multinational companies....
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University of Delaware, Alfred Lerner College of Business & Economics
The master of accounting practice (MAP) is designed for students who did not major in accounting as undergraduates but now want to pursue the professional practice of acc
Prepare for a rewarding career in accounting.
The master of accounting practice (MAP) is designed for students who did not major in accounting as undergraduates but now want to pursue the professional practice of accountancy through graduate study and prepare to sit for the Uniform CPA Examination. You may also find this program beneficial if you have some academic preparation in accounting and are seeking to update or increase your accounting knowledge.
You may have majored in any area during your undergraduate study. However, the MAP program requires students to have taken ACCT 207 Introduction to Financial Accounting and ACCT 208 Introduction to Managerial Accounting (or their equivalents) before beginning coursework. If you do not hold an undergraduate business degree, you may be required to complete several additional courses in order to satisfy the AACSB general skills, business and management knowledge requirements. This will be determined based on your prior coursework and does not need to be completed before starting the MAP program....
Faculty of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
The Master of Professional Accounting (MPA) program is a conversion Master's program aiming to provide business degree graduates with an intensive education in accounting
Master /Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Accounting (Mixed-mode)
The Master of Professional Accounting (MPA) program is a conversion Master's program aiming to provide business degree graduates with an intensive education in accounting and related knowledge and skills. Students' achievement is targeted at two levels:
To become professional user, preparer, and auditor of accounting information upon completion of the Postgraduate Diploma;
To become an expert user of accounting information for making executive decisions upon completion of the Master’s degree.
The completion of seven core subjects leads to the award of the Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Accounting (PgDPA). On completion of the PPA components, graduates will be able to:...
The Master of Professional Accounting is an 18-month coursework masters degree programme designed to prepare graduates for a career in accounting. You will acquire knowle
The Master of Professional Accounting is an 18-month coursework masters degree programme designed to prepare graduates for a career in accounting. You will acquire knowledge and skills in business, accounting, finance, commercial law and taxation.
The programme is recognised by key professional accounting bodies, including Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ formerly NZICA), CPA Australia, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and Chartered Institute of Management Accountant CIMA.
With a Master of Professional Accounting, you will have the skills and knowledge required to launch a career as an accountant with a chartered accountancy practice, industry or the public sector....
The Master of Accounting (MAcc) degree program is a professional graduate degree designed to help an individual meet the challenges of a career in accounting, whether pub
The Master of Accounting (MAcc) degree program is a professional graduate degree designed to help an individual meet the challenges of a career in accounting, whether public, private, or governmental. The School of Accountancy at Kennesaw State University is home to the largest accounting program in the State of Georgia and offers excellence in accounting education. Within the Coles College of Business, the Accounting and Business degree programs are fully accredited by AACSB International-The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.
General Requirements for Admission to the MAcc Program
Admission to the MAcc program is granted to those persons showing high promise of success in graduate business (accounting) study. Applicants' portfolios are reviewed as a part of a competitive process based on the following components:...
Cornell SC Johnson College of Business, Cornell University
The Johnson MPS in Management - Accounting Specialization is an accelerated one-year program that prepares students to take the CPA exam and to become successful leaders
The Johnson MPS in Management - Accounting Specialization is an accelerated one-year program that prepares students to take the CPA exam and to become successful leaders and managers in the field of accounting. Offered through the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business, one of the largest Ivy League Universities, the program is differentiated by its flexibility and unique curriculum which consists of a combination of core and electives, which allows students to complement a complete and rigorous technical accounting core with the depth and range of graduate electives of one of the world’s top MBA programs.
Program Format & Schedule
The MPS in Management - Accounting Specialization program starts in August. The program is two-semesters and 30-credit hours long....
The MPAcc degree gives you the opportunity to refine your critical reasoning skills, leadership talents and your ability to work in a team; develop an ethical basis to as
Why MSU Denver's MPAcc Degree?
Only 10 classes (30 credit hours) and no thesis.
Concentrations in high demand areas: Public Accounting, Fraud Examination and Forensic Accounting, Internal Auditing, and Taxation.
One of the most affordable MPAcc programs in Colorado and beyond.
Small class sizes for more one-on-one teacher interaction.
Evening or afternoon class options.
Experienced instructors with varied backgrounds in all types of accounting.
A vibrant and diverse downtown campus that’s near the business district.
Students from all educational and career backgrounds are encouraged to explore.
The MPAcc degree gives you the opportunity to:
Refine your critical reasoning skills, leadership talents and your ability to work in a team;
Develop an ethical basis to assist in adapting to today’s multifaceted business world and making complex decisions;
Produce high quality, professional-level written and oral communications;
Use technology applicable to the accounting field;
Participate in service-learning, applied-learning, internships or get involved in other professional events;
Do research and refine your presentation skills;
Develop a sound foundation in regulatory and legal environments.
The Master of Professional Accounting will provide you with training in the technical aspects of the preparation of accounting data; develop your skills in the applicatio
The Master of Professional Accounting will provide you with training in the technical aspects of the preparation of accounting data; develop your skills in the application of accounting information to solving problems and making decisions; and develop your knowledge and skills in related professional disciplines such as finance, taxation, auditing, and management.
About The Course
This course provides an opportunity for graduates to obtain a qualification that is recognized by professional accounting bodies and the wider business community.
Accounting at UWA
UWA is ranked in the top 100 universities in the world for Accounting (QS 2014)
UWA’s Master of Professional Accounting is accredited by Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, CPA Australia, and the Institute of Public Accountants...
SMU MPA is a graduate qualification that has received accreditation from various global professional bodies (ISCA, CPA
SMU MPA is a graduate qualification that has received accreditation from various global professional bodies (ISCA, CPA Australia, ICAA, ICAEW, CIMA, SAC and AACSB). The MPA curriculum offers academic rigour and first-hand industry knowledge and is taught by a world-class faculty with significant industry experience. The MPA appeals to two main groups of aspirants – non-accounting graduates who wish to join the accounting profession, and those who require accounting knowledge in their expanded or future roles. MPA graduates are well sought after in areas of accounting, taxation, auditing and consulting in both the public and private sectors.
Applicants must demonstrate good prior academic performance in an undergraduate degree from a recognised institution of higher learning.
Applicants must have sufficient background in Mathematics/Calculus.
GMAT is compulsory for all applicants. More information about GMAT is available at the GMAT website. Candidates should take the GMAT as soon as possible. The results should be sent directly from Educational Testing Service (ETS) to SMU (code for SMU MPA: F8D-3B-56). If the official GMAT scores are not ready yet, candidates may submit their MPA application using the unofficial scores and submit the official results later.
Applicants with post-undergraduate working experience will have an added advantage. - Shortlisted applicants will be invited for an interview by members of the MPA Admission Panel. For international students, telephone interviews will be conducted if they are not in Singapore.
Applicants must show proficiency in the English language. Applicants whose Undergraduate medium of instruction was not in English,...
University of Washington, Tacoma - Milgard School of Business
The Milgard School of Business Master of Accounting (MAcc) program offers an innovative professional accounting program featuring courses in international accounting, soc
Courses emphasize the skills and tools accountants need to be able to inform and assist decision makers. Key areas of accounting and business knowledge covered in our coursework include advanced topics in accounting, international accounting, planning, control and performance evaluation, financial statement analysis, financial accounting theory, taxation of businesses, and business law and ethics.
Our program provides the necessary fifth-year of higher education required for the State of Washington CPA exam.
The fifth year of college you spend qualifying for the CPA exam will set you apart from the competition. The Milgard School's MAcc program at UW Tacoma provides a transformational experience for those aspiring to a successful career in accounting. Bolster your skills with practical and research-based knowledge that comes from a world-class university....
The MCom programme comprises a 50% research component and a 50% coursework component. The research component is one compulsory outcome the final research report. The cour
Programme Description and Curriculum Outline
The MCom programme comprises a 50% research component and a 50% coursework component. The research component is one compulsory outcome the final research report. The coursework component has one compulsory module, research theory and design. Students are then required to choose three elective modules out of the four modules offered. Students are required to pass a total of four courses and their final research report in order to graduate with the MCom degree in the field of accounting.
ACCN 7006 Research Report (Compulsory)
Course Work (50%)
ACCN 7021 Research Theory and Design (Compulsory)
ACCN 7010 Corporate Financial Reporting (Elective)
ACCN 7017 Theory of Finance and Corporate Policy (Elective)
ACCN 7019 Auditing (Elective)
ACCN 7018 Advanced Management Accounting and Control (Elective)