Become a CPA
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Globally recognized and respected, the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation is your key to a successful career. If you’re looking to enter the world of business or finance, the CPA will open doors and enhance your prospects.
The CPA designation is your passport to opportunities at home and abroad, as you'll join over 217,000 CPAs applying their expertise across Canada and in 100 countries worldwide. There are approximately 5,000 members of CPA Saskatchewan employed in a variety of industries and roles.
WHY BECOME A CPA
Highly qualified professionals with expertise in accounting, business, and finance will always be in demand. With a CPA designation, your training will meet the needs of growing Canadian and international markets. Professional accounting is considered a top opportunity occupation and research indicates that demand for CPAs is increasing. Visit CPA Canada for more information about the benefits of the CPA designation and the pathways to become a CPA.
To become a CPA, individuals must successfully complete the CPA Certification Program that consists of three parts:
- the CPA Professional Education Program (PEP),
- the Common Final Examination (CFE) and
- the Practical Experience Requirements (PER).
If you have questions about whether the CPA profession is the right choice for you, contact CPA Saskatchewan via email or by phone at 306-359-0272.