State Requirements

New Mexico

State & Territory Requirements

Last Updated 10/17/2014


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 semester hours or equivalent quarter hours in accounting, auditing and auditing related courses.
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

Kelcy Flanagan


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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