36 semester hours or equivalent quarter hours in accounting (30 hours must be in upper-level)
Arizona CPA Exam Requirements
From ski resorts to the Grand Canyon, Arizona truly is the Sweetheart State. View the exam-sitting requirements, licensure requirements, and contact information for the Arizona State Board of Accountancy below.
CPA Exam Requirements
Check if you meet the requirements to sit for the exam.
Age: 18 Education:
Bachelor's degree of 120 hours is required to sit for the exam
36 semester hours in accounting courses is required
Citizenship: Citizenship is not required. Residency: Residency is not required.
Here’s what you need to become licensed in the state of Arizona.
Education: Bachelor's Degree of 150 semester hours is required. Experience: 1 year in private industry or government agency. Volunteer or intern work is eligible as long as it meets the definition of experience and is performed under a qualified person in the accounting field
Ethics: AICPA Ethics examination is required to be licensed.
State Board Contacts
Get in touch with your local State Board of Accountancy.
Arizona State Board of Accountancy
100 N. 15th Avenue, Room 165
Phoenix, AZ State Board Website