North Dakota CPA Exam Requirements

The wilderness of the Sioux State is calling. Are you ready? View the exam-sitting requirements, licensure requirements, and contact information for the North Dakota 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, but 150 semester hour requirement must be met within six months of your exam application date. 24 semester hours in accounting 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 North Dakota.

Education: Bachelor's Degree of 150 semester hours is required.
Experience: 1 year of experience gained through employment in government, industry, academia or public accounting.
Ethics: AICPA Ethics examination is required to be licensed.

State Board Contacts

Get in touch with your local State Board of Accountancy.

North Dakota State Board of Accountancy
2701 S. Columbia Road
Grand Forks, ND
State Board Website


Initial Application Fee $120.00
AUD $193.45
BEC $173.60
FAR $193.45
REG $173.60
Total $854.10

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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