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Become a CPA



Food, fun and photo booths at the Fall Recognition Dinner
The MNCPA paparazzi once again snapped pics of new CPAs, colleagues, friends and family celebrating at the MNCPA Fall Recognition Dinner. You know you want to look!

Understand your first year CPA requirements
As the Board of Accountancy's Dec. 31 renewal and reporting deadline draws near, understand the rules impacting first year CPAs. Miss this deadline and you'll be out of compliance.

What changes are coming to the CPA exam in 2017?
There’s a lot of buzz about upcoming changes to the CPA exam. Take a look at what’s staying the same and what changes are being proposed to help you better prepare for the new exam.

Check out who recently earned their CPA certificate
We just celebrated new CPAs at the Fall Recognition Dinner and we're already looking forward to doing it all over again this spring. Take a look at who will be among those we honor next May.

In this section


The MNCPA has created a step-by-step guide to becoming a CPA.



Know the requirements and find a Minnesota college with an accounting program.


CPA Exam

Understand the process of passing the CPA exam with our comprehensive guide.



A comprehensive guide to the requirements and process to become a CPA in Minnesota.



Everything for the future CPA from employer research to finding a mentor.



Find answers to questions on education requirements, the CPA exam and the certification process.


MNCPA associate membership

You don't need to be a CPA to join the MNCPA. Associate members have many of the same benefits as CPAs. Start building your professional reputation now.

Become a member