State Requirements


State & Territory Requirements

Last Updated 2/24/2020


Age Requirement No
Citizenship Requirement No
Residency Requirement Yes
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 courses above principles of accounting or introductory accounting (1 course is to be in auditing or assurance)
Exam sitting requirements: 150 hours (must complete education requirement prior to sitting for exam)
Experience Requirements: 1 year public accounting experience gained through employment in government, industry, academia or public practice.
Ethics Exam: Must pass AICPA Professional Ethics Exam for initial licensure
State Society

Oklahoma Society of Certified Public Accountants

Garrett Hammonds


1900 NW Expressway

Suite 910

Oklahoma City, OK



State Board

Oklahoma Accountancy Board

(405) 521-2397

201 N.W. 63rd Street

Suite 210

Oklahoma City, OK


Information for first-time applicants - CPA Examination Services


Two-tiered state. When a CPA passes the exam, a certificate will be issued. However, a license/permit to practice will be issued when the experience requirement is completed.

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