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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||No|
|Hours in accounting:||24 semester hours or equivalent quarter hours in upper level or graduate level accounting (3 hours each must be in financial accounting, auditing, taxation, management/cost accounting and government/not-for-profit accounting)|
|Exam sitting requirements:||150 hours (must complete education requirement prior to sitting for exam)|
|Experience requirements:||1 year general experience of accounting and auditing skills, excluding academia.|
|Ethics exam:||No ethics exam|
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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