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last updated 10/17/2014
|Social Security Number Requirement:||Yes|
|Education Requirement for Licensure||150 hours (including B.A.)|
|Participates in International Examination Program||Yes|
|Hours in accounting:||24 semester hours in upper division or graduate level accounting which would include courses in financial accounting, auditing, taxation and managerial accounting.|
|Exam sitting requirements:||B.A. or within 120 days of B.A.|
|Experience requirements:||1500 hours in audit, or 2-years 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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