Taking the examination involves a series of steps. While each Board of Accountancy has the right to develop its own laws and regulations, and there are variances in this process from state to state, the basic process may be explained as:
There are numerous details that make up each step, and these are explained in the remaining sections of this Bulletin. Aside from the basic process, be sure you know your Board of Accountancy’s specific requirements for each step in the process. A list of the Boards of Accountancy and their contact information may be found on NASBA’s website. Individual Board of Accountancy requirements can be found either on the board’s website or on NASBA’s website. You will also find important information on the Uniform CPA Examination website. It is strongly recommended that you visit these websites and familiarize yourself thoroughly with the information provided.