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CPA Certificate

150-Hour CPA Exam Eligibility Certificate


General Requirements:

  • Complete or have completed bachelor's or master's (before beginning certificate program)
  • Complete or have completed 150 total credits
  • Complete or have completed a minimum of 12 credits of UW Oshkosh business and/or economic courses
  • Complete or have completed a minimum of six- 400 level accounting credits at UW Oshkosh
  • Complete or have completed all course requirements listed below

MATH

MATH 204 - Finite Math

24 Credits in Business/Economics Courses

ECON 204 - Economics Macro

ECON 206 - Economics Micro

ECON 210 - Economics Statistics

BUS 311 - Essentials of Information Systems

BUS 321 - Business Law I or equivalent course

BUS 331 - Essentials of Finance

BUS 341 - Essentials of Operations Management

BUS 351 - Essentials of Organizational Behavior and Strategy

BUS 361 - Essentials of Human Resource Management

BUS 371 - Essentials of Marketing

6 Credits of Introductory Accounting (may have completed as part of a prior degree)

BUS 206 - Financial Accounting

BUS 207 - Managerial Accounting

BUS 205 - Financial Accounting Cycle

27 Credits in Accounting Concentration

BUS 301 - Intermediate Accounting I

BUS 302 - Intermediate Accounting II

BUS 303 - Cost Management

BUS 304 - Advanced Cost Management

BUS 305 - Accounting Information Systems

BUS 401 - Auditing

BUS 403 - Federal Income Taxation

BUS 404 - Advanced Federal Income Taxation

BUS 405 - Government & Not-for-Profit Accounting

Recommended Accounting Elective Courses (to increase probability of success on CPA Exam)

BUS 407 - Fraud Examination

BUS 408 - Advanced Accounting (also available as 608)

BUS 422 - Business Law II (also available as 622)

If you are interested in pursuing the certificate, contact the UARC advisors or Peter Westort, the accounting department chairperson.