38 semester units must be in Accounting courses and 32 hours must be in general business courses. Candidate must maintain a 2.0 minimum GPA.
Puerto Rico CPA Exam Requirements
Endless beaches, never-ending summers, and delicious papaya await you as a CPA in PR. View the exam-sitting requirements, licensure requirements, and contact information for the Puerto Rico State Board of Accountancy below.
CPA Exam Requirements
Check if you meet the requirements to sit for the exam.
Age: 21 Education:
Bachelor's degree with 150 hours is required to sit for the exam.
32 semester hours in accounting courses
32 semester hours in general business courses Citizenship: Citizenship is not required. Residency: Residency is required.
Here’s what you need to become licensed in the state of Puerto Rico.
Education: Bachelor's Degree of 150 semester hours is required. Experience: 150 hours of education including a B.A. in accounting with Citizenship is not required. experience requirement; or graduate of college or university recognized by the Puerto Rico Board.
Ethics: AICPA Ethics examination not required.
State Board Contacts
Get in touch with your local State Board of Accountancy.
Puerto Rico Board of Accountancy
P.O. Box 9023271
San Juan, PR State Board Website