Certified General Accountants of Ontario (CGA Ontario)
Certified General Accountant (CGA)
News – Important Update
Update – April 2015
The CGA Pathway Program to the CPA ends August 31, 2015.
Important Information: Spring Summer 2015 Semester:
Courses Start Late April / Early May: Accounting and finance course detailsFor Reference:
- The Certified General Accountants of Ontario (CGA Ontario) is a self-governing body that grants the exclusive rights to the CGA designation, and controls the professional standards, conduct and discipline of its members and students in the province of Ontario.
- The CGA designation empowers professionals to take their accounting or finance career to new heights. As a student in the CGA program of professional studies, students will develop the technical abilities and skills needed to succeed in today’s global economy. Learn to look beyond the numbers to provide individuals and businesses with forward-thinking financial management and business expertise.
For detailed information please on how to become a CGA please visit http://cga-ontario.org/BecomeACGA.aspx
|Association Requirements for Certifications|
Candidates to the CGA designation must meet all of the following requirements:
|Association’s Requirements||Recognized University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies Courses|
|CGAs are to accumulate 40 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours every calendar year, of which 20 must be verifiable. As documentation is subject to audit, CGAs should retain the appropriate materials to support hours claimed for the annual reporting period.||University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies Courses in Business and Professional Studies may be submitted for consideration towards the accumulation of CPD hours.|
Updated April 2015