State Requirements

Arkansas

State & Territory Requirements

Last Updated 1/24/2019

Requirements

Age Requirement None
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: 30 upper-level hours, 20 graduate hours or a combination of both. Classes must cover Financial Accounting (Intermediate Acct.), Management Accounting (Cost Acct.), Governmental or Not-for-Profit Accounting (Institutional Acct.), Federal Taxation (Adv. Income Tax or Fundamentals of Taxation), Auditing and Attestation, and Accounting Information Systems.
Exam sitting requirements: 120 hours (including B.A.)
Experience Requirements: 1 year experience, verified by a licensed CPA, through employment in government, industry, academia or public practice providing any type of services or advice involving the use of accounting, attest, management advisory, financial advisory, tax or consulting skills.
Ethics Exam: None
State Society

Arkansas Society of Certified Public Accountants


501-664-8739

11300 Executive Center Drive

Little Rock, AR

72211-4352

State Board

Arkansas State Board of Public Accountancy


501-682-2574

101 East Capitol

Suite 450

Little Rock, AR

72201


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Notes


  • 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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