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South Carolina CPA Requirements for Exam and Licensing

South Carolina does not need to have 150 credit hours fulfilled to sit for the exam, but you do need that for licensure. South Carolina CPA Requirements 1. Education Requirements to Sit for the Exam Fulfill 120 credit hours from a bachelor degree program Accounting courses: 24 semester hours in financial accounting, managerial accounting, taxation, auditing […]

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Rhode Island CPA Requirements for Exam and Licensing

Rhode Island CPA Requirements 1. Education Requirements to Sit for the Exam Bachelor degree or above; fulfilled at least 120 credit hours and meet one of the following: (a) Graduate degree with concentration in Accounting Not less than 21 semester hours in accounting and not less than: 6 hours in both fundamental accounting 6 hours […]

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Virgin Islands CPA Requirements for Exam and Licensing

I am currently studying the rules of Virgin Islands CPA requirements. In the meantime, take a look at the information from the State Board of Accountancy. Thank you. Contact V.I. Board of Certified Public Accountancy Department of Licensing and Consumer Affairs Golden Rock Shopping Center, Christiansted St. Croix, VI 00822 Email: boards@dlca.gov.vi Phone: 340-773-2226 Fax: […]

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Louisiana CPA Requirements on Exam and Licensing

Louisiana only grants CPA license to its resident and they have very specific subject requirement for the accounting courses. Please make sure the educational institution you are attending is teaching in accordance to this requirement. Louisiana CPA Requirements 1. Education Requirements to Sit for the Exam Bachelor degree or above. 150 semester units from an accredited […]

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Idaho CPA Requirements on Exam and Licensing

Idaho State Board does not require 150 credit hours to sit for the exam, but in order to ultimately get the license you will have to fulfill that in addition to more accounting and business courses. For experience it is pretty much standard with 1 year of accounting work. Part-time hours can be counted towards […]

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Arkansas CPA Requirements on Exam and Licensing

Arkansas only grants CPA license to its residents (defined by residency or keeping of offices within the state). The education requirement is quite complicated and is best to check with the State Board’s website for details.   Arkansas CPA Requirements 1. Education Requirements to Sit for the Exam Bachelor degree or above 150 semester units […]

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West Virginia CPA Requirements for Exam and Licensing

West Virginia State Board does not require 150 credit hours to sit for the exam, but like almost all states this has to be fulfilled in order to get the license. Working experience is standard with 1 year of public or non-public accounting work, with some flexibility on part-time work as well as the fact […]

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Nebraska CPA Requirements on Exam and Licensing

Nebraska is a two-tier state, i.e. the state grants both a CPA certificate and license. Candidates are required to fulfill 150 credit hours in order to sit for the CPA exam. Please also note that only local residents are granted CPA license in this state. Nebraska CPA Requirements 1. Education Requirements to Sit for the Exam Bachelor […]

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Mississippi CPA Requirements for Exam and Licensing

Mississippi State Board generally requires an accounting concentration in order to sit for the examination, with 48 semester hours of upper division or graduate classes in accounting and general business. Please also note that only local residents are granted CPA license in this state. Mississippi CPA Requirements 1. Education Requirements to Sit for the Exam Bachelor […]

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3 Golden Rules for Finance Interview Dress Code

We always want to present our very best for a finance interview or the first day of an internship. Whether you are going into accounting, consulting, or investment banking, here are some tips on what you should (and should not) wear to an interview or your first day of work. We’ll also go over dress codes […]

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