Applications are open until June 1, 2017. Admission is only available in the Fall semester
The Graduate Certificate in CPA Profession Education at McGill, an accredited Professional Education Program of CPA Canada, prepares students to write the National CPA Common Final Exams (CFE).
Students can choose from two versions of the program at McGill – a part‐time program offered by the School of Continuing Studies or a full‐time program offered by the Desautels Faculty of Management.
The program is intended to allow students to develop professional competencies that will be recognized nationally and internationally. It focuses on the acquisition and integration of in‐depth specialized knowledge the fields in which CPAs are likely to be engaged. More specifically, the objective of the Graduate Certificate in CPA Professional Education is to develop the analytical skills, diagnostic capabilities and evaluation skills needed for the exercise of professional judgment necessary to solve practical problems related to the practice of public accounting.
For more information, please contact us via cpa [dot] scs [at] mcgill [dot] ca (email).
* Please note: If you apply to the program before April 2017 you will be applying to the 'Graduate Certificate in Professional Accounting' as the 'Graduate Certificate in CPA Professional Education' is currently pending university approval.
Diploma in Accounting
The Diploma in Accounting is a 30 credit program which consists of (2 pre-requisites courses, 2 co-requisite courses,) 8 required courses and 2 complementary courses. The program provides a broad-based accounting education for university graduates which will help prepare them for admission to the CPA profession as well as for positions as an accountant in the industry.