27 semester hours of equivalent quarter hours in upper-level accounting is required.
6 of these hours must be in auditing and 3 hours must cover Generally Accepted Auditing Standards (GAAS).
3 seperate hours of accounting ethics is also required and 21 semester hours in business."
Colorado CPA Exam Requirements
Ski County, USA, awaits CPAs who practice in the Rocky Mountain Empire. View the exam-sitting requirements, licensure requirements, and contact information for the Colorado State Board of Accountancy below.
CPA Exam Requirements
Check if you meet the requirements to sit for the exam.
Age: No Age Requirement Education:
Bachelor's degree of 120 hours is required to sit for the exam
27 semester hours of accounting is required Citizenship: Citizenship is not required. Residency: Residency is not required.
Here’s what you need to become licensed in the state of Colorado.
Education: Bachelor's Degree of 150 semester hours is required. Experience: 1 year employment (1,800 hours) for one or more employers as an employee of a CPA. The experience may be gained through public accounting, industry, government, or academic + 30 semester hours.
Ethics: AICPA Ethics examination is required to be licensed.
State Board Contacts
Get in touch with your local State Board of Accountancy.
Colorado State Board of Accountancy
1560 Broadway, Suite 1350
Denver, CO State Board Website