This program provides general accounting education to students wanting to pursue a professional career in management accounting. Further, this is the program that complies with the latest competency framework for professional accountants issued by the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) through their International Education Standards. Thus, this qualifies the graduate of this program to take assessments leading to certifications in management accounting given by global professional management accounting organization.
The field of management accounting offers stimulating and challenging work in the areas of Public Practice, Commerce and Industry, Government and Education that is constantly evolving. Entry level to advanced positions includes:
- Public Practice: Junior Analyst, Consulting Staff, Senior Consulting Manager/Financial Advisory Manager, Partner, Senior Partner, Senior Consultant/Financial Advisor;
- Commerce and Industry: Cost Analyst, Investment Analyst, Management Accounting Staff, Tax Accounting Staff, Financial Analyst, Budget Analyst, Credit Analyst, Cost Accountant, Controller, Senior Information Systems Auditor, Senior Loan Officer, Senior Budget Officer; Finance Director/Chief Financial Officer, Chief Information Officer;
- Government: State Accounting Examiner, NBI Agent, Treasury Agent, State Accountant, LGU Accountant, Revenue Officer, Audit Examiner, Budget Officer, Financial Services Specialist State Accountant V, Director III and Director IV, Government Accountancy and Audit Financial Services Manager; Audit Services Manager, Senior Auditor, National Treasurer; Vice President for Finance (GOCCs), Assistant Commissioner, Commissioner, (COA, BIR, BOC).
- Education: Junior Accounting Instructor, Senior Faculty, Accounting Department Chair, Dean, VP for Academic Affairs.