Montana CPA Requirements
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How to Become a CPA in Montana
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CPA Exam Requirements
Credit Requirements: 150 semester units (225 quarter units) required for certification
Minimum Degree: Baccalaureate
Additional Requirements: 24 semester hours of upper division or graduate level accounting courses and 24 semester hours in business related courses
Citizenship: U.S. Citizenship is not required
Minimum Age: None
Additional Requirements: It is not necessary to be a resident, employee, or keep office(s) in the state
Social Security Requirement: No
Educational Requirement: 150 Semester hours (including Bachelor's Degree)
Participates in International Exam Program: Yes
Experience Requirements: 1 year of experience (2000 hours) verified by a licensed CPA
Ethics Exam: Must pass AICPA Professional Ethics Exam
|Initial Application Fees||$245|
*$100 re-examination application fee