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last updated 12/4/2015
|Social Security Number Requirement:||Yes|
|Education Requirement for Licensure||150 hours (BA Degree)|
|Participates in International Examination Program||Yes|
|Hours in accounting:||24 semester hours in accounting and 3 hours in commercial law.|
|Exam sitting requirements:||150 hours (must complete education requirement before sitting for exam)|
|Experience requirements:||1 year in government, industry, academia or public practice.|
|Ethics exam:||No ethics exam|
Two-tiered state. When a CPA passes the exam, a certificate will be issued. However, a license/permit to practice will be issued when the experience requirement is completed.
The Es of becoming a CPA
When it comes to licensure requirements, don't forget your Es: education, experience, examination and—depending on your state—ethics. Here's the lowdown on licensure to become a CPA.
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