State-by-State CPA Exam Eligibility Requirements

Alabama

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Alabama to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Alabama’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Alaska

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Alaska to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Alaska’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Arizona

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Arizona to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Arizona’s educational requirement of at least 30 upper level semester hours in accounting courses. However, it is your responsibility to demonstrate that you’ve also earned an additional 6 accounting hours (these may be undergraduate classes) and at least 30 semester hours in business courses other than accounting, as defined by the State. If you have an undergraduate degree in business, it is very likely you’ve met these requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Arkansas

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Arkansas to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Arkansas’s educational requirement of at least 30 upper level semester hours in accounting courses. However, it is your responsibility to demonstrate that you’ve also earned 30 semester hours in business courses other than accounting (these may be undergraduate hours), with grades of “C” or above. If you have an undergraduate degree in business, it is very likely you’ve met these requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

California

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in California to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet California’s educational requirement of at least 24 semester hours in accounting courses. However, it is your responsibility to demonstrate that you’ve also earned at least 24 semester hours in specific business courses other than accounting. If you have an undergraduate degree in business, it is very likely you’ve met these requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Colorado

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Colorado to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Colorado’s educational requirement of at least 27 semester hours in accounting courses. However, it is your responsibility to choose electives that will ensure you’re meeting your State’s specific subject matter requirements and to demonstrate that you have earned at least 27 semester hours in specific upper-level business courses other than accounting (these may be undergraduate courses). If you have an undergraduate degree in business, it is very likely you’ve met these requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Connecticut

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Connecticut to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Connecticut’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Delaware

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Delaware to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Delaware’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Florida

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Florida to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Florida’s educational requirement of 30 semester hours in accounting courses. However, it is your responsibility to demonstrate that you have earned 36 semester hours in general business courses other than accounting (these may be undergraduate courses). If you have an undergraduate degree in business, it is very likely you’ve met these requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Georgia

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Georgia to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Georgia’s educational requirement of 30 semester hours in accounting courses. However, it is your responsibility to demonstrate that you have earned 24 semester hours in general business courses other than accounting (these may be undergraduate courses). If you have an undergraduate degree in business, it is very likely you’ve met these requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Hawaii

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Hawaii to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Hawaii’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Idaho

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Idaho to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Idaho’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Illinois

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Illinois to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Illinois’ educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Indiana

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Indiana to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Indiana’s educational requirement of 24 semester hours in accounting courses. However, it is your responsibility to demonstrate that you have earned 24 semester hours in specific business administration and economics courses other than accounting (these may be undergraduate courses). If you have an undergraduate degree in business, it is very likely you’ve met these requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Iowa

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Iowa to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Iowa’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Kansas

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Kansas to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Kansas’s educational requirement of 30 semester hours in accounting courses. However, it is your responsibility to choose electives that will ensure you’re meeting your State’s specific subject matter requirements and to demonstrate that you have earned at least 42 semester hours in business and general education courses other than accounting (these may be undergraduate courses) and 11 semester hours in written and oral communications. If you have an undergraduate degree in business, it is very likely you’ve met these requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Kentucky

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Kentucky to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Kentucky’s educational requirement of at least 27 semester hours of accounting courses. However, it is your responsibility to demonstrate that you have earned a sufficient number of semester hours in business-related courses other than accounting (these may be undergraduate courses). If you have an undergraduate degree in business, it is very likely you’ve met these requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Louisiana

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Louisiana to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Louisiana’s educational requirement of 24 semester hours of accounting courses and 24 semester hours of business courses. However, it is your responsibility to demonstrate that you have completed an acceptable three hours of business law exclusively covering Uniform Commercial Code and forms of commercial transactions, as required by the State. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Maine

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Maine to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Maine’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your program of study. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Maryland

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Maryland to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Maryland’s educational requirement of 30 semester hours of accounting courses. However, it is your responsibility to demonstrate that you have completed 21 semester hours of business courses and three hours of ethics, as required by the State. If you have an undergraduate degree in business, it is very likely you’ve met these requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Massachusetts

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Massachusetts to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Massachusetts’s educational requirements because it includes at least 21 semester credits in financial accounting, auditing, management accounting, and taxation, and 9 business credits including business law, finance, and information systems. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your program of study. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Michigan

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Michigan to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Michigan’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your program of study. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Minnesota

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Minnesota to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Minnesota’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your program of study. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Mississippi

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Mississippi to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Mississippi’s educational requirements, as long as you take Government/Not-for-Profit Accounting as one of your electives. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your program of study. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Missouri

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Missouri to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Missouri’s educational requirement of at least 33 semester hours in accounting subjects, as long as you choose several accounting courses as your free electives. However, it is your responsibility to demonstrate that you’ve also earned at least 27 semester hours in general business subjects other than accounting. If you have an undergraduate degree in business, it is very likely you’ve met these requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Montana

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Montana to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Montana’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your program of study. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Nebraska

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Nebraska to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Nebraska’s educational requirement of at least 30 semester hours in accounting subjects, as long as you take governmental/not-for-profit accounting as one of your electives. However, it is your responsibility to demonstrate that you’ve also earned at least 30 semester hours in general business subjects other than accounting. If you have an undergraduate degree in business, it is very likely you’ve met these requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Nevada

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Nevada to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Nevada’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your program of study. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

New Hampshire

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in New Hampshire to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet New Hampshire’s educational requirement of at least 30 semester hours in accounting subjects, including coverage in financial accounting, management accounting, auditing, and taxation. However, it is your responsibility to demonstrate that you’ve also earned at least 24 semester hours in business subjects other than accounting. If you have an undergraduate degree in business, it is very likely you’ve met these requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

New Jersey

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in New Jersey to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet New Jersey’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your program of study. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

New Mexico

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in New Mexico to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet New Mexico’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your program of study. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

New York

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in New York to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s online MSA program appears to meet New York’s educational requirements because the Sawyer Business school is accredited in both business and accounting by the AACSB. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your program of study. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

North Carolina

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in North Carolina to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet North Carolina’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your program of study. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

North Dakota

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in North Dakota to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet North Dakota’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your program of study. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Ohio

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Ohio to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Ohio’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your program of study. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Oklahoma

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Oklahoma to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Oklahoma’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your program of study. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Oregon

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Oregon to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Oregon’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your program of study. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Pennsylvania

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Pennsylvania to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Pennsylvania’s educational requirements because it includes at least 24 semester credits in accounting and auditing, business law, finance or tax subjects. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your program of study. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Rhode Island

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Rhode Island to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s online MSA program appears to meet Rhode Island’s educational requirements because the Sawyer Business school is accredited in both business and accounting by the AACSB. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your program of study. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

South Carolina

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in South Carolina to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet South Carolina’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your program of study. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

South Dakota

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in South Dakota to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet South Dakota’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your program of study. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Tennessee

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Tennessee to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Tennessee’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your program of study. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Texas

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Texas to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Texas’s educational requirement of a minimum of 30 hours of upper-level Accounting courses. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Utah

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Utah to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Utah’s educational requirement of at least 24 semester hours in accounting courses. However, it is your responsibility to demonstrate that you’ve also earned at least 24 semester hours in specific business subjects other than accounting at the undergraduate or graduate level. If you have an undergraduate degree in business, it is very likely you’ve met these requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Vermont

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Vermont to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Vermont’s educational requirements because it includes at least 30 credit hours in accounting and business subjects. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your program of study. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Virginia

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Virginia to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Virginia’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your program of study. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Washington

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Washington to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Washington’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Washington, D.C.

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Washington, D.C. to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Washington, D.C.’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

West Virginia

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in West Virginia to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet West Virginia’s educational requirement of at least 27 semester hours in accounting courses. However, it is your responsibility to demonstrate that you’ve also earned at least 27 semester hours in specific business subjects other than accounting at the undergraduate or graduate level. If you have an undergraduate degree in business, it is very likely you’ve met these requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Wisconsin

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Wisconsin to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Wisconsin’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.

Wyoming

Suffolk University researched the educational requirements necessary for CPA exam eligibility in Wyoming to determine whether our online Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) meets those requirements. Based upon our research, Suffolk University’s AACSB accredited online MSA program appears to meet Wyoming’s educational requirements. You are strongly encouraged to contact your state’s board of accountancy to verify approval of your educational experience. Each state may also have other requirements related to citizenship, age, or work experience. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Tracey Riley, PhD, CPA, Director of Graduate Programs in Accounting.