Requirements for a TN Visa for an Accountant:
Baccalaureate or Licenciatura Degree; or C.P.A., C.A., C.G.A., or C.M.A.
Admissions requirements for C.P.A. *according to Concordia University:
- Bachelor’s degree (>3.0 GPA)
- Complete these courses
- Complete ACCO courses (>2.8 GPA)
- Pass the English proficiency requirements
C.P.A vs. C.A.: C.P.A. operates within Canada where a C.A. practices internationally.
C.G.A.: no longer exists and now falls under the C.P.A banner.
Requirements for C.M.A.: With a focus in management accounting, C.M.A.’s need two years of professional experience and are required to pass a two-part examiniation.
For some FAQS about TN Visas and some general information, be sure to read: TN Visa – US Work Visa for Canadian Citizens
If you are interested in applying for a TN and would like to learn more about the requirements, the documentation that you would need and how to apply, read this: What Do You Need to Know About Applying for a TN Visa?
If you have a Visa and it is simply time to renew, read: TN Visa Renewal
And if you haven’t found the answer to your TN questions, it’s probably here: TN Visa: Working in the US