I am an Internationally Educated Professional

Jumpstart your career in Canada by becoming a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) in Ontario. The CPA represents more than just an accounting designation – it sets apart the best and most in-demand business and finance professionals. CPAs are highly sought after and globally recognized by top employers across every sector.

With your international education and experience, you’re positioned to build an exceptional career in Canada as a CPA.

If you have attended a post-secondary institution outside of Canada, this page is for you.

Already a member of a professional accounting body outside of Canada? Learn about how you can fast track your CPA career in Canada as an internationally trained accountant.

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Unlock a successful career in Canada. Stay connected and learn more about becoming a CPA. Get access to exclusive networking events for internationally educated professionals that will prepare you for the job market in Ontario.

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Your next steps

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Moving to Canada?

Learn about the first steps you should take to prepare yourself to pursue the CPA designation, including attending a pre-arrival webinar and completing a transcript assessment.

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  • an information session to learn about program structure, requirements and the transcript assessment application process
  • a one-on-one consultation with a CPA advisor about your pathway options
  • networking and learning opportunities through conferences, mentoring and events

Career and financial resources

Find organizations that offer career resources, learning and financial support to newcomers, to help you in your career and settlement in Canada.

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