State Requirements


State & Territory Requirements

Last Updated 8/19/2019


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: 36 semester hours. *Also required for licensure: 30 semester hours in economics & business administration, 60 semester hours in general education and 24 semester hours in any credit subject.
Exam sitting requirements: B.A. (120 hours) with 46 semester hours in accounting and related subjects, including, but not limited to business law, economics, and finance; at least 24 of those semester hours must be in accounting specifically.
Experience Requirements: 2 years in public practice, government or industry providing services or advice involving the use of accounting, attest, management advisory, tax or consulting skills all of which was supervised by a licensed certified public accountant or public accountant unless otherwise specified.
Ethics Exam: Must pass AICPA Ethics exam for initial licensure.
State Society

Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants

Mark Zampino


716 Brook Street

Suite 100

Rocky Hill, CT




  • 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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