Bachelor's Degree

Bachelor of Business (Accounting)

Qualification code OP700109

Start counting your way to success with a Bachelor of Business in Accounting. This flexible distance learning degree is internationally recognised and accredited by leading accounting bodies Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (for both their Chartered Accountants (CA) and Associate Chartered Accountants (ACA) designations) and CPA Australia. With this degree in hand you may also be eligible for exemptions for subjects in the UK based Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) and Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA) qualifications.

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  • Level 7  
    Credits 360 
  • Workload

    Approximately 10-12 hours study per week for each 20 credit course. This may be higher at assessment or exam time.

  • Study type Trimester  
  • Cost $13,140 NZ Domestic

    Approximate cost for the full qualification based on 2018 fee information, not including annual administration fees, fee increases, textbooks, course materials or external exam fees.

  • Student loan

    Eligible for student loans, if you meet the criteria. Student loans and eligibility

We have a PDF study plan you can download that recommends the order you study your courses. If you need more guidance you can contact our student advisors.

 If this is your first enrolment we recommend you enrol in one course per trimester to start with.

Download study plan
Bachelor of Business (Accounting) Study Plan (PDF)

Study support from our Student Advisors

Our Student Advisors are here to help you plan your study journey. They can help you make the right choices for your study, help you to plan your study load to ensure you can fit your study around your existing commitments, and show you how you can pathway from a certificate to a diploma, then onto a degree.

We want to help you achieve your study goals as quickly as possible. If you're new to studying with us, please think carefully about the number of courses you will be able to study at one time – get in touch with us if you need help to work out how to fit your studies in with your other commitments. If you’re already studying with us, we can help you complete your studies quicker or help you on the way to your next qualification.

For help planning your study, contact
a Student Advisor on:
  freephone 0508 650 200
  or email customerservices@openpolytechnic.ac.nz