There are two possible options:
1) Bachelor's degree of 150 hours, including 30 semester hours in undergraduate accounting and a minimum of 24 semester hours in business courses
2) Graduate degree with 30 semester hours in accounting (based on AACSB accreditation). Candidates will receive ""provisional"" approval to take the exam while completing requirements. Candidates will have 120 days from the time they take the exam to submit final transcripts with required courses.
Illinois CPA Exam Requirements
From downtown Chicago to Wrigley Field, there is always something to do in Illinois! Thinking of taking the CPA Exam? View the exam-sitting requirements, licensure requirements, and contact information for the Illinois State Board of Accountancy below.