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Study CPA

Welcome to the Study CPA section of our website, your one stop shop for everything you need to know about studying CPA.

Accountancy remains an excellent source of job opportunities at home and abroad and there has never been a better time to be a CPA.

The CPA qualification is flexible and open to everyone, from school leavers and graduates to mature students and professionals.



However you want to study there is a mode to suit you from full-time to part-time, weekend, distance and e-learning options via our network of approved educators throughout the country.

As a CPA, you reap all the benefits of a national and global business network. CPA Ireland has a number of international recognition agreements in place with accountancy bodies worldwide, including Australia, Canada and India.

The quality of our Approved Employer list speaks for itself. CPAs work in amazingly diverse roles, ranging from managing partners in auditing firms and entrepreneurial business owners to Chief Executives and Chief Financial Officers of large multinational companies. Meet some of our members and students here. 

Having the designation CPA after your name opens up a world of possibilities and provides you with the skills and experience to achieve your career goals.

Check out our CPA Student Brochure. Should you have a specific query please email us at hello@cpaireland.ie or complete the contact form.

The CPA Certificate in Business and Accounting offers a comprehensive introduction to the concepts and practices of business management, with an emphasis on accounting. This course is aimed at students beginning their studies or career in business, or employees who wish to formalise their learning in the workplace.

Successful students can progress to further accounting studies through exemption from the first stage of the four stage programme of study and training to become a fully qualified CPA accountant.

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