Keen to become a professional accountant? This specialised degree will lead you to an accountancy career. You can become a member of one of the professional accounting organisations.
There are no specific entry requirements for this programme, outside of university admission regulations.
The Bachelor of Accountancy will give you the skills needed to analyse accounting and business problems. You will gain a solid foundation in accounting and finance. You will also learn inter-personal and technical skills, knowledge and critical thinking skills. These are essential for success in today's business environment.
Your study has a solid foundation of compulsory courses, but it also provides some flexibility to choose courses for yourself.
The BAcc degree will give you an understanding of the legal and regulatory environments. You'll learn to identify and evaluate ethical dilemmas and provide logical ways to resolve them. You'll learn how best to communicate and use financial information to support business decisions.
You'll also learn the concepts and processes needed to protect and validate the integrity of accounting information.
There are more employment and career opportunities in accounting than there are in many other areas of study. The management of financial information underpins all business activity.
With a Massey Bachelor of Accountancy, you are equipped for a diverse range of accountancy and financial roles in almost any industry, including:
Our recent graduates have been employed by a range of companies, including the 'big four' international accounting and consulting firms.
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