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New Mexico CPA Requirements

New Mexico CPA Requirements

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New Mexico CPA Requirements

Education Requirements

Credit Requirements: 150 semester units (225 quarter units)

Minimum Degree: Baccalaureate with 150 semester units.

Additional Requirements: 30 Semesterr hours or equivalent quarter hours in accounting, auditing, and auditing related courses

Residency Requirements

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: Yes

Educational Requirement: 150 Semester hours including Bachelor's Degree 

Participates in International Exam Program: Yes

Experience Requirements: 1 year experience in government indusrty, academia, or public practice

Ethics Exam: Must pass AICPA Professional Ethics Exam

New Mexico Public Accountancy Board
5200 Oakland NE, Suite D
Albuquerque, NM 87113

Email: askconsumeraffairs@lps.state.nj.us, lgrube@nasba.org, cpaes-nm@nasba.org

Phone: 505-222-9850

Fax: 505-222-9855

Initial Application Fees $160
AUD $193.45
BEC $173.60
FAR $193.45
REG $173.60
Total $894.10

     *$85 re-examination application fee