Your success story starts here.

Recognized and respected within the employer and business community in Canada and beyond, the UBC Sauder Diploma in Accounting Program (DAP) is the start of a journey, one that supports you along the path to becoming a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA).

Who should apply.

If you are a degree graduate aspiring to become a CPA, UBC DAP bridges the gap and provides you with all 14 prerequisites required to qualify for the CPA Professional Education Program (PEP). Recognized by the CPA Western School of Business (CPAWSB), UBC DAP equips you with a solid theoretical and practical foundation required to excel in a career in accounting and business in as little as 12 to 24 months of study.

The UBC Sauder advantage.

Led by award-winning instructors dedicated to delivering an enhanced learning experience, UBC DAP offers a flexible program that is widely recognized by employers in the business community and beyond.

Flexibility is key.

UBC DAP is designed to meet the unique needs of our students. You can tailor your program schedule to combine evening and online classes, taking between 1-5 courses during the Winter Terms and 1-3 courses during the condensed Summer Terms. Complete UBC DAP in as few as 12 months or as long as 24 months, giving you the option of working part-time or full-time while pursuing your studies.

Personalized career development and support.

Opportunities to develop your career are woven throughout the program. UBC DAP is staffed with a dedicated student support team and career coach committed to helping you develop and market your skills as you embark on a new career in accounting and business.



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