Earning a Selkirk College Post Graduate Diploma in Accounting firmly positions you to secure an exciting and fulfilling accounting career in Canada.
Competent accounting and finance professionals with a professional accounting designation are highly respected in the business world and are in high demand.
Start at Selkirk College to work towards your Chartered Professional Accounting designation
This Post Graduate Diploma in Accounting (PGDA) will give you, as an international student, a solid financial accounting and management background to secure your career potential in this high-paying and diverse field. In Canada, there is now one accounting designation called the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation. Individuals with this accounting designation are highly sought after in Canada.
In order to enter the CPA education program in Canada, there are three entrance requirements:
Completion of all CPA preparatory courses.
Completion of a Bachelor’s degree (equivalent to a Canadian Bachelor’s degree) in any field.
A full-time accounting job.
The Selkirk College PGDA includes most of the preparatory courses necessary for admission to the CPA education program, which can become your pathway to a career as a CPA. For specific information about how the courses in this PGDA program can help satisfy the entrance requirements of the CPA program, please contact the Program Advisor or consult the CPABC website.
Graduates of this program are eligible to apply for the three year Post-graduate work permit in Canada.