Ready to get started?
The CGA program is open to individuals from a range of educational backgrounds and we welcome applicants with educational experience outside of traditional business or commerce degrees.
To apply for the program you must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or on a student visa, and you must be a resident of B.C. or the Yukon. You should have at least Grade 12 written and spoken English skills (8 on the Canadian Language Benchmarks). We also recommend that you have a solid understanding of the essential elements of business arithmetic, including algebraic concepts and statistics.
Three easy steps get you started
Complete and submit the online application and assessment form, and send us any required documents. We’ll advise you of your acceptance into the program and any transfer credits.
Enrol as a student.
Begin your studies—and start on the path to personal and professional success!
Frequently asked questions
Please check out our website for commonly asked questions on becoming a CGA and about your application and assessment. Visit www.cga-bc.org and click on FAQ’s under the “Become a CGA “tab.
Each academic year that you are a CGA student, you must pay a basic tuition fee of $730. This fee is pro-rated for the first year of your studies if you start in a session after session one. You also pay a fee for each CGA course in the program, ranging between $800 and $1375 per course. These fees cover all course costs. See our website for a complete list of all costs and refund policies.
To get full details on the CGA program attend a free information session. Visit www.cga-bc.org and click on Free Information Session under the “Become a CGA “tab for a list of dates and times for an information session near you.