Become a CPA

Choosing a career path that will work in any climate.

My Involvement: Interview with UVIC Karlee Kuemper

I am a growth-oriented fourth year Bachelor of Commerce student at the University of Victoria pursing a CPA designation. During my studies, I spent a semester abroad in Gothenburg, Sweden, where I had the opportunity to study and explore new cultures. I have had the unique experience to complete three very different co-op positions throughout Read more about My Involvement: Interview with UVIC Karlee Kuemper[…]

CPABC Monthly Round-up: November

Join us for exciting events this November and participate in a variety of networking, panel and speaking engagements.  Meet with CPA employers, members and staff at an upcoming event near you. Register now to reserve your spot. November 13: Canadian Immigrant Fair | Vancouver Convention Centre East, Event details and RSVP November 14: Speed Interview Night in Surrey Read more about CPABC Monthly Round-up: November[…]

CPA Campus Ambassador Insights: Nicole Dunlop, BCIT

Hello, my name is Nicole Dunlop and I am a second year accounting student in the full time diploma program at BCIT. What made you decide to become a CPA Campus Ambassador? I have decided to become a CPA Campus Ambassador because I want to become more involved in my school and help others in Read more about CPA Campus Ambassador Insights: Nicole Dunlop, BCIT[…]

CPA Jobs Spotlight for October 25, 2018

Becoming a CPA Candidate/Student and earning a professional accounting credential opens up many career opportunities in a wide range of sectors and industries. CPA Candidates/Students earn their stripes by accumulating experience gained from jobs that develop their core competencies as a CPA while adding breadth and depth in specialized areas of accountancy. Featured below are Read more about CPA Jobs Spotlight for October 25, 2018[…]

Why you should attend CPABC Speed Interview Nights

Are you looking for a job, co-op or internship? One of the best way to network and find opportunities is to attend CPABC’s Speed Interview Nights. This event  provide career seekers with the opportunity to interview with employers face-to-face for exciting career opportunities in business, accounting and finance. These events are uniquely designed for individuals to Read more about Why you should attend CPABC Speed Interview Nights[…]

Public Practice Recruit Series: Completing your Prerequisites at the CPA Western School of Business

Ready to start becoming a CPA? In order to enroll into the CPA Professional Education program, students are required to complete a suite of 14 academic prerequisites. This ensures that each student is prepared and has the necessary building blocks of knowledge to become a CPA. If you are unsure whether you already have some Read more about Public Practice Recruit Series: Completing your Prerequisites at the CPA Western School of Business[…]

The Networking Mindset: Having a Clear Ask

By Jessica Chan, Senior Student Recruitment Officer, CPABC In an era of social media and numbers, it is easy to get caught up on collecting LinkedIn connections. LinkedIn is a wonderful tool to connect people and keep an address book of connections, but the purposing of networking is about creating meaningful and lasting relationships. A Read more about The Networking Mindset: Having a Clear Ask[…]

Jumping in with both feet: Profile on Judy Leung

If you scan Vancouver’s skyline, chances are you’ll spot a building designed by Westbank Corp. – it’s the company behind a number of innovative developments shaping the face of Vancouver, such as TELUS Gardens, the Shangri-La hotel, and looking ahead, Deloitte’s new downtown office. With over $25 billion of real estate projects constructed or currently Read more about Jumping in with both feet: Profile on Judy Leung[…]

My Involvement: Interview with UBC TACS Daniel Li

My name is Daniel Li and I’m currently a 3rd year undergraduate student at the UBC Sauder School of Business. I am pursuing a Bachelor of Commerce degree with a specialization in Accounting Co-op. At school, I have been involved with the UBC Tax Assistance Clinic for Students (UBC TACS) for 3 years as a Read more about My Involvement: Interview with UBC TACS Daniel Li[…]