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UC Davis MPAc
Master of Professional Accountancy

9-month Degree and 21-month Degree Options | Weekday Classes | Gallagher Hall, UC Davis Campus
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UC Davis MPAc Edge

Our MPAc program provides you with the knowledge, technical skills and career preparation to thrive in one of the hottest job sectors in California–and beyond.

With one of the top CPA pass rates in California and valuable corporate connections, our MPAc program puts you in the fast lane to success.

Choose from our accelerated 9-month program or 21-month option that can be completed either full-time or part-time.

UC Davis is the first graduate accounting program in California to offer an audit data analytics specialization. Audit data analytics brings big data techniques into the world of financial statement auditing.

Offers Audit Data Analytics Specialization

20+ firms participate in Meet the Firms

65% of grads hired by Big Four Firms

Up to 50% tuition scholarship

September start date

Master of Professional Accountancy

Master of Professional Accountancy (MPAc)

Program Detail

Mpac – Full-Time Details

Program Length

9 or 21 month option

Your Career

96% eligible U.S. graduates receive offers at 3 months


Top CPA exam pass rate in California

Your Future

$57k average starting salary

Student Perspective


Our Location:
Davis, California – A Sweet Spot

UC Davis’ prime location on the corridor linking Sacramento, the state capital, and the world’s innovation hub in the San Francisco Bay Area creates endless opportunities. 

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You’ll have quick access to established Fortune 500 firms, the global technology industry, Pacific Rim trade, new startups and a financial ecosystem of venture capital and international banking. Ten of the Fortune 100 are headquartered in Northern California, including Apple Inc., Hewlett-Packard Co., Chevron Corp. and Wells Fargo & Co.

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