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USP, now a Registered Tuition Provider for CPA Australia

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USP is now a Registered Tuition Provider for CPA Australia.

The University of the South Pacific (USP) has now become a Registered Tuition Provider for Certified Practising Accountants (CPA) Australia.

This, following its application to become a provider for the CPA Programme, which was reviewed by CPA Australia’s Tuition Provider Panel.

The confirmation came via an emailed message to Professor Arvind Patel, Acting Dean of USP’s Faculty of Business and Economics (FBE), which houses the School of Accounting and Finance (SOAF), from Ms Elisabeth Edge, Education Tuition Coordinator, CPA.

CPA Australia engages external Tuition Providers to offer study support for candidates enrolled in the CPA Programme. There are two streams of tuition support - Registered Tuition Providers and Approved Integrated Courses.

“I am pleased to advise that USP has been approved as a Registered Tuition Provider for the CPA Programme subjects. On behalf of CPA Australia, I thank you for your interest in working with CPA Australia,” Ms Edge noted.

Professor Patel said the status as CPA Australia tuition provider will help the many aspiring professional accountants to complete the professional programs of CPA Australia. The School of Accounting and Finance is well placed to offer high quality accounting tuition. The USP is proud to be associated with CPA Australia.

Tuition support is available for candidates who are looking for the extra learning support to complete their CPA Programme in order to gain their CPA designation.

CPA Australia partners with suitably qualified, experienced and reputable education partners around the world to offer additional learning options to Candidates. Registered Tuition Providers can offer tuition through:

  • Face to Face courses;
  • Online short courses; and
  • One on one session.

The CPA Programme is delivered through a distance learning education model, which provides flexibility especially for candidates balancing full time work commitments.

Offering exceptionally high standards and quality, as recognised by the ISO 9001 certification for its design and delivery, today’s CPA Australia Programme is a rigorous and integrated education and practical experience program.

As a tuition provider, USP will receive up-to-date tuition material that includes tutor course notes, student support notes and power point slides. The materials have been designed to provide the tutor with the necessary resources to deliver lessons directly aligned with the foundation exams and the CPA Programme subjects (excluding Singapore Taxation).

USP will also receive a copy of the study guide and access to learning resources available via My Online Learning; CPA Australia’s learning management system.

Registered Tuition Providers are located in CPA Australia key markets, including Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore and China.

This news item was published on 17 Feb 2017 10:27:02 am. For more information or any High-Res Images, please contact us on email

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