Ohio CPA Requirements

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How to Become a CPA in Ohio

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Getting your Ohio CPA

CPA Exam Requirements


Education Requirements

Credit Requirements: 150 semester units (225 quarter units) OR achieved a score of at least 620 on the GMAT Exam

Minimum Degree: Baccalaureate with 150 semester units

Additional Requirements: 30 semester hours or equivalent quarter hours in upper level accounting including at least one of each: taxation, auditing (internal auditing not applicable), financial accounting, management accounting, professional ethics and responsibilities
24 semester hours of business courses


Residency Requirements

Citizenship: U.S. Citizenship is not required

Minimum Age: 18

Additional Requirements: It is necessary to be a resident, employee, or keep office(s) in the state