Maryland CPA CPE Requirements And Courses

Maryland CPA CPE Requirements and Courses

Maryland CPA cpe requirementsTo maintain an active CPA license in Maryland, certified public accountants have to fulfill the CPE requirement on a biannual basis.

Here is a summary for your reference:

Maryland CPA CPE Requirements

The CPE credits have to be accumulated and 80 hours of continuing education are due at the time of license renewal which is done every 2 years.

Specific Requirements

  • At least 4 hours of ethics courses.
  • CPE credit hours (other than those on ethics) can be carried forward to the next reporting period.
  • For self-study courses, there must be an exam and a grade in order to get counted for valid CPE hours.

Further Information

You can also contact Maryland State Board of Public Accountancy for general licensing and CPE information:

  • Address: 500 N. Calvert Street, Room 308, Baltimore, MD 21202-3651
  • Email: cpa@dllr.state.md.us
  • Phone: 410-230-6258

Where Can I Take These Accounting CPE Courses?

My recommendation is CPE Link, 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. Click out the courses below and start earning your CPE credits today!


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