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Sit for CPA Examination

This application is used by candidates who have not passed the CPA examination in any state, including candidates who previously sat in Florida prior to 1998. If you are a Florida candidate who took the examination after 1998 you are considered a retake candidate.

Application Requirements:
  • APPLICATION: Complete the application by clicking on the "Printable Application" link at the bottom of the page.
  • FEES: $50 non refundable application fee is required with application. Additional fees will be required by the testing vendor when you schedule your exam.
  • EDUCATION: Official transcripts verifying completion of 120 semester hours or 160 quarter hours of education from an accredited institution to include specific accounting and general business courses. You are required to upload your official transcripts with this application. Please refer to the instruction page of the application package for more information. Prior to licensure you must meet additional education requirements and demonstrate acceptable work experience. For more information visit the licensure section of our web page.

  • INTERSTATE EXCHANGE FORM: Send authorization form to each state board of accountancy in which you previously sat for the CPA exam along with any processing fees they may require. This form is required even if no exam credit was earned in prior attempts.
  • RETAKE INFORMATION: If you are a Florida candidate who took the exam in 1999 or later you are considered a retake candidate and must apply to CPA Examination Services (CPAES). For more information please visit CPAES or call 1-800-CPA-EXAM.
  • NEXT STEP: Upon certification of grades, by the Board of Accountancy, eligible candidates must submit an Initial CPA License application if they wish to obtain a Florida license.

  • MORE INFORMATION: Learn more about this profession(use the back button or arrow to return to this page).

If you have questions or need assistance in completing this application, please call the Customer Contact Center at 850.487.1395 or use our convenient contact form.

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