Become a CPA

Thinking of becoming a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA)? Find everything you need to know on the benefits of becoming a CPA and the many paths you can take.

Globally recognized and respected, the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation is your key to a successful career.

Depending on your educational background, you can take different pathways to gain or earn entry to the CPA PEP.

To earn the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation, Canada’s pre-eminent accounting and business credential, students and candidates must complete relevant practical experience in addition to formal education and the Common Final Examination.

Highlights

Jointly presented by CPA Canada and CPA Ontario, The ONE is the must-attend, multi-track event of the year, designed for all CPAs who want to be at the top of their game.

Our Firm Directory allows you to search for Canadian CPA firms using our interactive map as well as other criteria.

You’re in the eye of the storm amid a swirl of slips, forms and receipts. Chart your way through tax-time turbulence with these updates and resources.