Rhode Island CPA CPE Requirements and Courses

Rhode Island CPA CPE Requirements and Courses

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Rhode Island CPA CPE requirementsTo maintain an active CPA license in Rhode Island, certified public accountants have to fulfill the CPE requirement on a triennial basis.

Here is a summary for your reference:

Rhode Island CPA CPE Requirements

120 CPE credits have to be accumulated during the 3-year reporting period ending Dec 31. The renewal date of the license is Feb 15.

Specific Requirements

  • At least 24 hours of CPE per year

For each 3-year reporting period:

  • Not more than 24 hours of personal development courses
  • Not more than60 hours from role as instructors, speakers or discussion leaders
  • Not more than 80 hours of self-study.

Further Information

You can also contact Rhode Island Board of Accountancy for general licensing and CPE information:

  • Address: 233 Richmond Street, Suite 236, Providence, RI 02903-4236
  • Email: rsnyder@dbr.state.ri.us
  • Phone: (401) 222-3185

Where Can I Take These Accounting CPE Courses?

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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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