Minnesota CPA Requirements

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How to Become a CPA in Minnesota

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Getting your Minnesota CPA

CPA Exam Requirements


Education Requirements

Credit Requirements: 150 semester units (225 quarter units)

Minimum Degree: Baccalaureate with an accounting concentration. May sit with lesser or no degree if experience requirements are satisfied

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Credit Requirements: 150 semester units (225 quarter units)

Minimum Degree: Baccalaureate with an accounting concentration. May sit with lesser or no degree if experience requirements are satisfied

Additional Requirements:

Pathway 1: Graduate degree with concentration in accounting

Pathway 2: Graduate Degree from accredited business school WITH at least 24 semester hours of undergraduate accounting including financial accounting, auditing, taxation, and management accounting

Pathway 3: Bachelor's Degree from accredited business school WITH at least 24 semester hours of undergraduate accounting, including financial accounting, auditing, taxation, and management accounting AND at least 24 semester hours of business courses or additional accounting courses

Pathway 4: Bachelor's Degree from an accredited educational institution WITH at least 24 semester hours in upper-divisionn accounting, including financial accounting, auditing, taxation, and management accounting/p>


Residency Requirements

Citizenship: U.S. Citizenship is not required

Minimum Age: None

Additional Requirements: Candidate does not have to be a resident, employee, or keep office(s) in the state