Bachelor Of Professional Accounting (MPA)
The Bachelor of Professional Accounting degree is designed to provide a rigorous accounting education with a careful blend of theory and requirements of professional practice. The degree provides comprehensive training in accounting and business for those wishing to enter the accounting profession. The specialist training in the core professional areas of accounting, finance and law is integrated with an understanding of the broad commercial context relevant to the management and conduct of business. Traditional accounting and finance studies are thus complemented by developing students' competencies in business oriented knowledge and perspectives.
Career OpportunitiesGraduates will not only be professionally competent in the theoretical and technical aspects of accounting, but will also have well developed analytical and communication skills necessary to equip them for leadership positions in their professional and business lives. Graduates are thus equipped for a broad spectrum of business careers, including auditing, tax, public sector accounting, not-for-profit sector accounting, treasury, financial consulting, strategic management, international banking, international finance, investment management, money market operations and financial forecasting.
Holmes BPA graduates are eligible for Associate membership of the Institute of Public Accountants, CPA and the ICAA.