CPA Application Process

When to take the exam
CPA exam applicants can apply before or after graduation. Review application deadlines and sample schedules.

How to apply for the exam
CPA exam applications are submitted online. Learn more about the process and what supporting documentation you'll need to provide.

Scheduling the exam
Once your application has been approved, you have 6 months to schedule and take any registered sections. See information about testing windows and locations here.

Video: Applying to take the CPA exam
Applying to take the CPA exam can be confusing. Walk through the application process step-by-step with this online exam application video.