To fulfill the CPA Practical Experience Requirements for the CPA Certification program, post-secondary students must successfully find a job with an employer under the CPA Pre-Approved Program Route (PPR) or the Experience Verification Route (EVR). It’s important for you to know that while fall is a prime time for recruitment into the profession, particularly for public accounting employers, many employers recruit at different times throughout the year and you will need to prepare accordingly.
Here are the recruitment dates that some employers will be using this fall:
Tuesday, September 1st 2015: Job postings go up for all students to review and apply
Monday, September 21st 2015: Job Postings Deadline closes
Monday, October 5th 2015: Offers open (5-10 business days must be provided to students to consider the offer)
Friday, October 16th 2015: Offer acceptance deadline