Wyoming CPA Requirements

Wyoming CPA Requirements

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Wyoming CPA Requirements

Education Requirements

Credit Requirements: 150 semester units (225 quarter units) needed to meet 1 year experience requirement for certification, but not needed to sit

Minimum Degree: Baccalaureate

Additional Requirements: Baccalaureate with 150 semester hours which includes 24 hours in upper division accounting and 24 hours in business courses

Residency Requirements

Citizenship: U.S. Citizenship is not required

Minimum Age: 18

Additional Requirements: You must be a resident, be regularly employed in the State, or be a University of Wyoming graduate. Educational requirements must be completed no later than 90 days after the actual date the candidate took the first exam section

Social Security Requirement: Yes

Educational Requirement: 150 hours including Bachelor's Degree

Participates in International Exam Program: Yes

Experience Requirements: One year of experience in the last five years prior to the application date Experience must be verified by a CPA who was active at the time experience was earned. One year means a minimum of 2000 hours of experience. Part time experience may be considered for up to 8 hours worked in a 24 hours period. Experience must include services provided in the areas of accounting or auditing service, tax service, management or financial advisory service, or consulting service

Ethics Exam: Must pass AICPA Professional Ethics Exam

Wyoming Board of Certified Public Accountants
2020 Carey Avenue - Suite 702
Cheyenne, WY 82002-0610

Email: Pmorga@state.wy.us, Rwesto@state.wy.us
Phone: 307-777-7551
Fax: 307-777-3796

Initial Application Fees $110
AUD $187.40
BEC $167.55
FAR $187.40
REG $167.55
Total $819.90

     *$50 re-examination application fee