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ACCA-St. John’s Accounting Partnership

Friday, December 4, 2015

The Department of Accounting and Taxation of the Peter J. Tobin College of Business at St. John’s University is pleased to announce that its 33 credit Master of Science in accounting program (M.S.A.) with an International Financial Reporting concentration has received six (6) exemptions towards the ACCA qualification.  The International Financial Reporting concentration requires students to complete the following courses:

•    ACC 654, International Financial Reporting I
•    ACC 655, International Financial Reporting II
•    ACC 629, International Auditing

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) is the global body for professional accountant and aims to offer business-relevant, first-choice qualifications to people of application, ability and ambition around the world who seek a rewarding career in accountancy, finance and management.   ACCA champions the needs of small and medium sized business (SMEs) and emerging economies, and promotes the value of sustainable business.  ACCA supports 178,000 members and 455,000 students in 180 countries, helping them to develop successful careers in accounting and business, with the skills needed by employers. 

The ACCA-St. John’s academic partnership enables current and prospective ACCA students to continue their education in the United States, gain valuable experience with U.S. culture, society, and companies, and gain ACCA exemptions, while working towards their master’s degree at St. John’s University.