Be in demand, always
In both good times and bad, the demand for qualified accountants remains. Choose accounting and you’ll be given the skills, knowledge and accreditations you need to embark on a career that can provide value to almost any kind of organisation or business – regardless of whether the wider economic outlook is a boom, bust, bull market, or recession.
Accounting graduates at bachelors and masters level may be eligible for membership with a range of professional accounting bodies, including CPA Australia, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, and the Institute of Public Accountants.View accounting accreditations
Pair accounting with finance
Stand out by studying our Bachelor of Accounting and Finance. You’ll get a named degree that prepares you to enter the accounting and finance sectors. It also instantly communicates to employers and recruiters your knowledge and skills, giving you a competitive edge in the workforce. Consider taking your knowledge to the next level after graduation with postgraduate study at ACU, such as the Master of Finance or Master of Business Administration (MBA).
Pathways to accounting
There are many ways to choose your accounting path. You can major in accounting as part of our commerce degree or if you prefer to specialise, you can choose our Bachelor of Accounting and Finance. Want a career move? If you have completed an undergraduate degree in any discipline and want to advance to a career in accounting, you can gain accounting qualifications through our fully accredited Master of Professional Accounting.