CPA Certified Public Accountant


CPA Certified Public Accountant


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  • Credentials (Letters): CPA
  • Credentials (Full Name): Certified Public Accountant
  • Type of Knowledge: Accountancy
  • Sponsor for Credential: American Institute of CPA's
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Program Information

  • Prerequisites: Education and Experience requirements differ by State.
  • Curriculum: Bachelor's degree coursework in accounting and business administration pertaining to exam areas.
  • Type of Study: Classroom, online, self study
  • Estimated Completion Time: Unknown
  • Examination Requirements: Exam covers 4 areas: Auditing and attestation; Business environment and concepts; Financial accounting and reporting; Regulation
  • Continuing Education Requirements: Yes, varies by State and type of practice

Investor Functions

  • Advisor Look-Up: None
  • Investor Education: None
  • Telephone: 888-777-7077
  • Email: None
  • Additional Comments: The most recognized credential in the U.S.

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