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UC Davis MPAc
Master of Professional Accountancy

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 in one of the hottest job sectors.

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

50+% of grads hired by Big Four firms
(since 2012)

Nearly 3 out of 5 received merit-based scholarships

September start date

GMAT/GRE waiver
for 3.2 GPA+

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Master of Professional Accountancy

We offer several convenient options to earn your Master of Professional Accountancy:

Note all MPAc formats have the following prerequisites: Financial Accounting, Managerial/Cost Accounting, Business Law. The 9-month Audit Data Analytics Specialization also requires two semesters or three quarters of upper-division financial accounting.

Master of Professional Accountancy (MPAc)

Program Detail

MPAc – Full-Time Details

MPAc – Full-Time Details

Program Length

9 or 21 month option

Your Career

97% eligible U.S. graduates receive offers at 3 months


Among Top CPA exam pass rate in California

Your Future

$57k average starting salary

Student Perspective

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