West Virginia CPA Exam Requirements

Scenic drives, beautiful forests, and American history await you as a CPA in WV! View the exam-sitting requirements, licensure requirements, and contact information for the West Virginia State Board of Accountancy below.

CPA Exam Requirements

Check if you meet the requirements to sit for the exam.

Age: 18
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 required.

Additional Education Requirements

CPA Licensure Requirements

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

Education: Bachelor's Degree of 150 semester hours is required.
Experience: 1 year general experience gained through the employment in private practice, government, industry, not-for-profit organization, academia, or public practice
Ethics: AICPA Ethics examination not required.

State Board Contacts

Get in touch with your local State Board of Accountancy.

West Virginia Board of Accountancy
106 Capitol Street, Suite 100
Charleston, WV
State Board Website


Initial Application Fee $10.00
AUD $192.03
BEC $172.51
FAR $192.03
REG $172.51
Total $739.08

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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