Your career as a professional accountant
Graduates may work in small, medium or large organisations in public accounting practice, commerce, government or the not-for-profit sector. You may even consider the exciting possibility of starting your own business as a professional accountant.
Excel at RMIT
The distinctive structure of the program aligns the content of six of its 16 courses with the content of six subjects within the CPA Program™ conducted by CPA Australia. You will also benefit from studying in a familiar university environment while preparing for CPA Program™ subject examinations.
RMIT’s masters degree in professional accounting allowed me to transition my career from psychology to accounting. I am currently working as a senior forensic accountant at McGrathNicol. RMIT provides you with opportunities to learn and expand your horizons. The lecturers are excellent at teaching theoretical concepts and relating these to the real business environment.
- Janelle Chan, RMIT graduate 2013.
Learn here, succeed anywhere
At RMIT, we understand the importance of providing learning experiences that allow creative and collaborative problem-solving. Exposure to realistic experiences and industry feedback during your studies gives you the skills to succeed in the global job market.
Our approach to teaching and learning has seen RMIT ranked in the top 4 universities in Australia, and top 10 worldwide, for graduate employment rates.
RMIT is also recognised as being among the top 10 universities in Australia for the teaching of accounting and finance.Read more