State & Territory Requirements
|Social Security # Requirement||Yes|
|Education Requirement for Licensure||150 hours (including B.A)|
|Participates in International Examination Program||Yes|
|Hours in Accounting:||24 semester credit hours of accounting courses. Also required: 9 total semester credit hours of business law, economics, and college math/computer science.|
|Exam sitting requirements:||B.A. (120 hours) or equivalent or within 18 semester hours of completing a B.A.; must have completed 15 semester hours in accounting or one year of supervised accounting experience. Note: Advanced degrees are not accepted in lieu of a B.A.|
|Experience Requirements:||2 years accounting experience in government, industry, academia, or public practice verified by a supervising CPA.|
|Ethics Exam:||Must pass AICPA Professional Ethics Exam for initial licensure|
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- Quarter credit hours are also accepted and are equivalent to 2/3 of a semester hour (divide quarter credits by 1.5 or multiply semester credits by 1.5).
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