TN Visa


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:

  1. Bachelor’s degree (>3.0 GPA)
  2. Complete these courses
  3. Complete ACCO courses (>2.8 GPA)
  4. 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