Alabama CPA CPE Requirements and Courses

Alabama cpa cpe requirementsTo maintain an active status, all CPA licensee in Alabama have to fulfill the CPA CPE requirement on an annual basis.

Here is a summary for your reference:

Alabama CPA CPE Requirements

The CPE credits have to be accumulated on the 30th September, and the counting is done every year.

CPAs registered in Alabama should fulfill at least 40 hours of accounting continuing education each year, and all of these can be done via self-study.

Specific Requirements

  • 40 CPE hours each year, with at least 8 hours in accounting or auditing
  • Maximum of 8 hours per year in behavioral courses

Possibility of CPE Waiver

  • If you can demonstrate that you are over 55 and that you are retired or no longer active in accounting practice.

Further Information

Please contact Alabama State Board of Public Accountancy for details:

  • Address: PO Box 300375, Montgomery, AL 36130-0375
  • Phone: (800) 435-9743
  • Email:

Where Can I Take These Accounting CPE Courses?

My recommendation is CPElink, a CPE provider registered with NASBA on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors (Registry ID: 109068). Their CPE courses are endorsed by the Societies of CPAs in California, Florida, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Nebraska, New York, Pennsylvania, Louisiana, and West Virginia.

CPE Link offers over 1,000 hours of self-study content taught by accounting and tax professionals–all experts in their fields with many years of practical experience to share. Check out the courses below and earn your CPE credits today!

* Photograph courtesy of stuseeger

About the Author Stephanie Ng

I am the author of How to Pass The CPA Exam (published by Wiley), and I also passed all 4 sections of the CPA Exam on my first try. Additionally, I have led webinars, such as for the Institute of Management Accountants, authored featured articles on websites like Going Concern and AccountingWeb, and I'm also the CFO for the charity New Sight. Finally, I have created other accounting certification websites to help mentor non-CPA candidates. I have already mentored thousands of CPA, CMA, CIA, EA, and CFA candidates, and I can help you too!

follow me on: