Internationally Recognized

CPA grads are in demand throughout Canada and abroad.

CPAs SPEAK THE INTERNATIONAL LANGUAGE OF BUSINESS

There are thousands of CPAs working around the world, in the Caribbean, Asia, and Europe. The fact that the Canadian CPA is one of the world’s largest and most respected designations, means that a CPA could be your opportunity to travel, work and consult around the world.

INTERNATIONAL STANDARDS FOR ACCOUNTING EDUCATION

CPA Canada is a member, strong supporter and ongoing contributor to the International Accounting Education Standards Board (IAESB). The IAESB strengthens the worldwide accountancy profession by developing guidance to improve the standards of accountancy education worldwide, focussing on three key areas:

  • The essential elements of accreditation:
    • education
    • practical experience
    • assessment of professional competence
  • The nature and extent of continuing professional education needed by accountants
  • Studies/papers in accounting education promoting discussion and debate on education and development issues affecting the accounting profession

For more information about CPA Canada's relationship with IAESB, please visit CPAcanada.ca