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last updated 3/1/2016
|Social Security Number Requirement:||No|
|Education Requirement for Licensure||150 hours (including B.A.)|
|Participates in International Examination Program||Yes|
|Hours in accounting:||24 semester hours of upper division or graduate level accounting courses including at least one course in each of the following subject areas to be approved to sit for the examination: financial accounting; auditing; taxation; management accounting and 24 semester hours in business related courses.|
|Exam sitting requirements:||120 hours (B.A. Degree)|
|Experience requirements:||12 months (2000 hours actual work experience) of private, governmental, academic, or public accounting work acceptable to the board.|
|Ethics exam:||Must pass AICPA Professional Ethics Exam for initial licensure.|
As of July 1, 2015, Montana became a 1-tier state.
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