Prerequisites and Equivalencies

A list of CPA PEP prerequisite equivalent courses from universities and colleges around the Atlantic region and Bermuda.

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Prospective CPA Atlantic students may complete CPA PEP prerequisite courses, otherwise covered through CPA preparatory courses, through post-secondary institutions in Canada and abroad.

The above Prerequisite Topics and their Equivalency Chart includes course listings from several universities and colleges in the Atlantic region and Bermuda. Courses taken at universities and colleges not listed here can still be assessed.

Improved access to preparatory courses for Francophone business graduates looking to enroll in the CPA PEP

CPA Atlantic is pleased to inform our francophone students of a new way to complete the pre-requisites for the CPA PEP. Offered entirely online and in French by TÉLUQ University, the CPA Pre-requisite Certificate is now available and provides increased access to pre-requisite courses to the CPA Professional Education Program (CPA PEP).

Courses included in the certificate can be found in the above equivalency chart, for more information on the certificate contact John Thomas (, or visit TÉLUQ online.

Questions on registration and prerequisite topics can be sent to the Registration Coordinator at