How To Become a CPA in Canada

PEP STUDENTS

The majority of candidates pursuing the CPA designation are part of the PEP (Professional Education Program) program. This program consists of two Core modules, two Elective modules, Capstone 1, Capstone 2 and the CFE. More information about the PEP program can be obtained at CPA Canada’s website:  https://www.cpacanada.ca/en/become-a-cpa/cpa-professional-education-program-becoming-a-cpa

INTERNATIONALLY TRAINED ACCOUNTANTS (ITA)

If you are an internationally trained accountant, you can apply through the Mutual Recognition Agreement (MRA), Reciprocal Membership Agreement (RMA) or Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). You can read more about it at CPA Canada’s website: https://www.cpacanada.ca/en/become-a-cpa/international-credential-recognition/international-recognition-agreements/international-members-seeking-canadian-cpa

A detailed article on the MOU application can be found here: https://www.notsoworkholic.com/post/ca-to-cpa-canada

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