State & Territory Requirements
|Social Security # Requirement||No|
|Education Requirement for Licensure||150 hours (including B.A.)|
|Participates in International Examination Program||Yes|
|Hours in Accounting:||24 semester hours above the introductory level to include one course each in financial accounting, auditing, taxation, and management accounting. Also required to sit for the exam: 24 semester hours in non-accounting general business courses.|
|Exam sitting requirements:||120 hours (B.A. Degree)|
|Experience Requirements:||1 year having performed accounting and auditing functions ordinarily required in the practice of public accounting in the area of private, governmental, academic, or public accounting.|
|Ethics Exam:||Must pass AICPA Professional Ethics Exam for initial licensure.|
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As of July 1, 2015, Montana became a 1-tier state.
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