The CPA Professional Education Program (CPA PEP) consists of part-time academics (six modules), one Common Final Exam (CFE) and 30 months of practical experience (paid).
Work full-time and study part-time
CPA program cost for both domestic and international students
Weekly study time
CFE cumulative pass rate after 1 attempt, September 2019
The CPA program is designed to enable CPA candidates to work full-time and study part-time, simultaneously. While the duration to complete the CPA program is about 30 months (2.5 years), CPA candidates have a maximum of six years to complete the education (CPA PEP) and seven years to complete the entire program (education, examination, and experience).
The CPA Professional Education Program (CPA PEP) is a graduate-level program to obtain the CPA designation. Students focus on enhancing their ability to apply professional knowledge, values, ethics, and attitudes in a professional context.
The Common Final Examination (CFE) is a three-day examination in which CPA candidates demonstrate the depth and breadth of their competency development in accordance with the CPA Canada Competency Map.