CPA stands for the CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANT. CPA is the American accounting
course equivalent to the Indian Chartered Accountant qualification. To become a
CPA you will have to pass the uniform CPA examinations administered and taken
by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountant (AICPA). The CPA
examination tests one’s technical knowledge in auditing, law, taxation,
management accounting and financial accounting. The CA students can prefer this
course to get better job opportunities and better qualification.