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Accredited Programs - University of Guelph Hons. BC

Your Path to Becoming a CGA
for Industry, Government and Not-for-Profit


Hold a University of Guelph
Honours Bachelor of Commerce Accounting degree
and complete:

  • Introduction to Computing
    CIS 1000 or CIS1200 or CIS 1500)

  • Advanced Management Accounting (ACCT 4230

Enrol in the CGA Program of Professional Studies


Complete any two CGA Ontario courses or take the equivalent  University of Guelph courses and successfully complete the respective
CGA Ontario challenge exam to earn a transfer credit.
(C+ or higher.* Passing a CGA program challenge exam will earn you a transfer credit.)

University of Guelph Course


CGA Ontario Course

ACCT 4270 Auditing II (AU2)


AU2 Advanced External Auditing

ACCT 4350 Income Taxation II (TX2)


TX2 Advanced Personal and Corporate Tax

No equivalent course


FN2 Advanced Corporate Finance

No equivalent course


MU1 Internal Auditing and Controls

No equivalent course


MS2 Information Systems Strategy

No equivalent course


PF1 Public Sector Financial Management


Issues in Professional Practice (PA1)
Strategic Financial Management (PA2)


Concurrent Work Experience
Obtain the required 24 months of
work experience in the sector of your choice.


Certified General Accountant