Your Career Transformation Starts Here

Every aspect of UBC DAP is designed to optimize your experience, giving you access to academic support, career guidance, and exclusive networking opportunities with top accounting employers. Officially recognized by Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) of Canada, UBC DAP provides you with the opportunity to acquire the prerequisites required to enrol in the CPA Professional Education Program (PEP). Whether you need one course or all 15 CPA prerequisites, your UBC DAP experience will lay the foundation for professional success.

Who Should Apply?

Post-secondary degree graduates from any discipline aspiring to either enter directly into CPA PEP or pursue careers that require foundational accounting knowledge and skills. Our program bridges the gap and equips you to transition to your new role.

UBC Diploma in Accounting Program Student Experience

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Getting you to Professional Success

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Rich Learning Experience

Become part of a dynamic and rewarding learning experience guided by award-winning instructors, which is enhanced by the calibre and diversity of your classmates.

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Flexible Scheduling

Combine In-person and/or Live Online weeknight classes to complete UBC DAP in as few as 16 months or as many as 24 months, while you continue to work.

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Personalized Career Development

Our dedicated support and career coaching team is committed to help you develop and market your skills as you embark on a new career.


Explore UBC DAP

Curriculum & Schedule
Curriculum and Schedule

Curriculum & Schedule

Gain solid theoretical and practical foundation required to excel in a career in accounting and business.
Launch Your Career
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Launch Your Career

Discover how we help you put your career aspirations into action.
Meet Our Alumni & Faculty
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Meet Our Alumni & Faculty

Hear what our Alumni and Faculty have to say about the program.


Learn about admission requirements and important dates.
DAP Finances


Find out about tuition, fees, and scholarship opportunities.
How to Apply
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How to Apply

Follow our three-step process to ensure your application is reviewed in a timely manner