State Requirements

New Mexico

State & Territory Requirements

Last Updated 6/26/2020


Age Requirement No
Citizenship Requirement No
Residency Requirement No
Social Security # Requirement No
Education Requirement for Licensure 150 hours (including B.A.)
Participates in International Examination Program Yes
Hours in Accounting: 30 semester hours or equivalent quarter hours in accounting, auditing and auditing related courses. 3 hours can be in business law.
Exam sitting requirements: B.A. (120 hours)
Experience Requirements: 1 year experience in government, industry, academia or public practice.
Ethics Exam: Must pass AICPA Professional Ethics Exam for initial licensure
State Society

New Mexico Society of Certified Public Accountants

Marissa Chavez

505-246-1699 Ext 701

3400 Menaul Blvd. NE

Albuquerque, NM



State Board

New Mexico Public Accountancy Board


5500 San Antonio Dr. NE, Suite A

Albuquerque, NM


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