State Requirements

Alaska

State & Territory Requirements

Last Updated 1/8/2016

Requirements

Age Requirement 19
Citizenship Requirement No
Residency Requirement No
Social Security # Requirement Yes
Education Requirement for Licensure 150 hours (including B.A)
Participates in International Examination Program Yes
Hours in Accounting: 24 semester hrs. or equivalent quarter hours in accounting (intermediate accounting can be included) and 3 hours each of business law, economics and college math/computer science.
Exam sitting requirements: B.A. or within 18 semester hours of completing B.A
Experience Requirements: 2-years in public accounting or, 3-years in private or government accounting.
Ethics Exam: Must pass AICPA Professional Ethics Exam for initial licensure
State Society

Alaska Society of Certified Public Accountants


Linda Plimpton

907-562-4334

341 W. Tudor Road

#105

Anchorage, AK

99503


Email: akcpa@ak.net

State Board

Alaska State Board of Public Accountancy


907-269-8160

Department of Commerce Community & Economic Development

550 West 7th Avenue, Suite 1500

Anchorage, AK

99501-3567


Information for first-time applicants - CPA Examination Services

Notes


All experience is based upon a point system which is based upon the completion of the CPA's level of education.

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