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What is CPABC?

The Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia (CPABC) is the training, governing, and regulatory body for over 38,000 CPA members and 6,000 CPA candidates.

Its primary mission of protecting the public is enforced by applying high professional and ethical standards and contributing to the advancement of public safety.

Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) advise multinational corporations, small businesses, not-for-profits, government agencies, and countless individuals. They are highly regarded for their leadership in the field of public accounting, their strategic insight in the boardrooms of top corporations, and their guidance in government and public sector accounting.

Each provincial CPA body is a member organization of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada), which represents more than 217,000 professional accountants across the country and around the world.

Spring Recruit with the CAA x CPABC

Spring recruit for CPA candidates is an annual recruitment campaign where international, national, and local CPA firms hire accounting students for full-time, internship, or Co-op positions. The Capilano School of Business and the CAA work with CPABC to help and support you throughout the process.


Need More Information?

Learn more about the CPA designation here including information about becoming a CPA, the merger, CPA Course pre-requisites, dates for information sessions and much more.

Most students will be recruited in the spring and fall of 2022/23 for full-time, summer, and co-op positions that start in 2023/24. The guidelines for hiring are outlined below. These guidelines apply to all candidates applying for pre-approved positions that begin in the 2023 calendar year, including current students, graduated students, and out-of-province students.

Below are many of the firms that current students have completed internships/co-ops with, as well as are companies that Capilano University Alumni are currently working for.


Information Pertaining to CPA's Recruitment Framework

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