About your CPA Program
Once you’ve enrolled in the CPA Program, it’s important to know exactly how it operates. Set yourself up for success by gaining a clear understanding of the requirements of the program, plus the amount of time you’ll have to complete it and advance to become a CPA.
Managing your enrolment, subjects and exams
As you progress through the CPA Program, it’s important to keep on top of everything. Whether it’s your enrolment, subjects, study or exams, we’re here to help you stay on track with the following important resources.
Manage my subjects and exams
Associate members can access the 'My CPA Program' tool from My Dashboard to manage subjects and exams.
Spotlight: Study planner toolPlan out your week and stay on track with your studies
Subjects and course guide
The CPA Program is made up of four compulsory subjects and two electives
- Personal and career development
Discover how to enrol in the CPA Program, or manage your current enrolment
In-semester support and learning resources
Access a range of resources and support to help you master your studies and manage your time
Exams and assessment
CPA Program exams are designed to assess your knowledge and understanding
The CPA Program rules and regulations
The CPA Program rules, regulations and policies enable us to uphold the integrity of the designation you’re striving to attain. Please ensure you’ve read these in full before enrolling, scheduling or sitting your exam.
Managing your practical experience
Tracking the practical experience you obtain by working as a finance professional is an integral part of the CPA Program. You can gain this experience before, during or after your studies.
Getting help and advice
We know that life can occasionally get in the way when studying. And sometimes we all need a little help and support to achieve our goals. As you progress through your CPA Program we’re here to assist when you need it. Explore the resources below to help you achieve your best results in completing your CPA Program.
Staying on course
Find out how we can help you stay on course to complete your CPA Program, and advance to become a CPA.
Advancing to CPA status and beyond
You’ve completed all of the education and experience requirements of the CPA program, so what’s next?
How to advance to CPA status
Once you’ve met your CPA Program requirements, you’ll be eligible to advance from Associate member to CPA status
Member recognition ceremonies
Celebrate your achievement with friends, family and peers
Now you're a CPA: what's next?
Congratulations, you’re now a CPA! Being a CPA is a validation of your knowledge, integrity and commitment to maintaining a high level of professional ethics and standards
If you have completed the CPA Program, you may be able to claim credits towards specialist Master and MBA degrees