Become a Licensed Public Accountant (LPA)
By completing specific subject area coverage and practical experience requirements, you may be eligible to obtain a public accounting licence upon qualifying through the CPA certification program. Explore the public accountant path below.
CPA PEP Requirements
- Electives: Assurance and Taxation
- Common Final Examination: select the assurance role and show depth in assurance and financial reporting.
Practical Experience Requirement
To become eligible for a public accounting licence with CPA Ontario, students need to complete all 30 months of work experience in a pre-approved External Audit Program, while meeting the following requirements: