This partnership means that current, full members of CPA Australia will only need to complete six of the 12 units required for a Deakin MBA qualification.
The units that must be completed by eligible CPA Australia students are:
- Business Process Management (MBA710),
- Strategy Capstone (MBA731)
- People Management (MBA721)
- Marketing Management (MBA720)
- Principles of Leadership (MBA730)
The Deakin MBA is rated 5 stars by QS and is internationally recognised and EPAS-accredited by the European Foundation for Management Development. Further, the online program is ranked in the Top 20 globally, and number one in Victoria.
Renowned for its flexibility and industry connections, Deakin’s MBA is designed for busy professionals seeking career development while balancing work and lifestyle commitments.
MBA Director, Associate Professor Colin Higgins, says he welcomes the new Deakin MBA-CPA Australia partnership.
‘We commend CPA Australia’s for its encouragement to members to elevate education standards for both clients and the wider community. We are delighted to offer CPA Australia members recognition for their professional achievements by offering credit for half of the Deakin MBA program.’
He says Deakin’s MBA is underpinned by a commitment to career enhancement and professional development.
‘This partnership demonstrates how Deakin Business School continues to be a leader in developing and sustaining strong partnerships within Australia’s business industry. Our MBA program is continually informed by applied and relevant content that will be an enduring and valued credential to CPA Australia members.'
Deakin Business School will be in attendance at the upcoming CPA Congress in 4 cities on the following dates:
- Canberra - 26-28 September
- Melbourne - 15-17 October
- Brisbane - 17-19 October
- Adelaide - 24-26 October
Have all your questions answered by speaking with a Deakin representative at any of the above events. Applications for the Deakin MBA for Trimester 3, 2018 and Trimester 1, 2019 are now open.