District of Columbia CPA Requirements

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How to Become a CPA in Washington D.C.

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Getting your D.C. CPA

CPA Exam Requirements


Education Requirements

Credit Requirements: 150 semester units (225 quarter units) needed to sit for the exam.

Minimum Degree: Baccalaureate degree

Additional Requirements: Degree with concentration in accounting and a minimum of 24 semester units in accounting, auditing or federal taxation 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