Montana CPA Exam Requirements

Endless views and clear skies await you as a CPA in Montana. View the exam-sitting requirements, licensure requirements, and contact information for the Montana 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 24 semester hours of upper division or graduate level accounting courses 24 semester hours in business related courses
Citizenship: Citizenship is not required.
Residency: Residency is not required.

Additional Education Requirements

CPA Licensure Requirements

Here’s what you need to become licensed in the state of Montana.

Education: Bachelor's Degree of 150 semester hours is required.
Experience: 12 months (2000 hours actual work experience) of private, governmental, academic, or public accounting work acceptable to the board.
Ethics: AICPA Ethics examination is required to be licensed.

State Board Contacts

Get in touch with your local State Board of Accountancy.

Montana Board of Public Accountants
301 S Park (59601), P.O. Box 200513
Helena, MT
State Board Website


Initial Application Fee $245.00
AUD $193.45
BEC $173.60
FAR $193.45
REG $173.60
Total $979.10

Schedule Your Exam

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To receive your CPA license additional requirements may be necessary. As fees and rules may change, we recommend contacting your State Board of Accountancy for more information.

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