Certified information technology professional (CITP) credential

Build on your credibility as a CPA and your expertise in IT by becoming a Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP).

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Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) makes available this leading post-CPA credential in association with the American Institute of Public Accountants (AICPA).

Develop skills in the specialized information technology you need to provide the right business insights for your organization’s compliance, operational and assurance demands. With the post-CPA CITP credential, you will be able to bridge the gap between information systems and financial or operational results, distinguishing your expertise from other professionals in the marketplace. By obtaining the CITP credential, qualified CPA Canada members who are IT professionals, internal auditors, controllers or CFOs will benefit by positioning themselves among the most trusted business advisors.

Becoming a CITP offers significant benefits:

  • positions you as a premier information management and technology assurance service provider
  • enhances your reputation as a competent and trustworthy IT expert
  • increases confidence and expertise recognition for clients and employees
  • demonstrates your commitment to continuous improvement in IT audit and assurance, digital risk management and IT security
  • increases opportunities for referrals from other practitioners, strategic partners, employers and clients
  • includes you in a community of professional IT accountants and specialists with similar interests and practice

Additional options and pricing may be available. See pricing and registration for more details.

Pricing & registration

You will learn about:

  • risk assessment
  • fraud considerations
  • internal control and IT general controls
  • evaluate, test and report
  • information management and business intelligence 

CITP exam now waived for those who have passed the CISA exam

The Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP) examination requirement is now waived for candidates who have passed ISACA’s Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) certification exam. All other CITP credential requirements must be met before applying online. Learn more about the CITP credential benefits, pathway, and application requirements.

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