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Accredited Program - Western University

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


Hold a Western University
  Bachelor of Management and Organizational Studies, Honors Specialization in Accounting degree
Bachelor of Management and Organizational Studies, Specialization in Accounting degree
and complete:

  • CS 1032 Introduction to Computer Science
  • MOS 3363 Introduction to Auditing
  • MOS 3362 Introduction to Taxation in Canada


  • MOS 4462 Advanced Issues in Canadian Tax

Enrol in the CGA Program of Professional Studies


Complete any two CGA Ontario courses or take the equivalent Western University 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.)

Western University Course


CGA Ontario Course

MOS 4463 Advanced Audit


AU2 Advanced External Auditing

MOS 4462 Advanced Issues in Canadian Tax


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
professional experience in the sector of your choice.


Certified General Accountant


This policy is effective March 2012 and applies to graduates from 2011  onwards.