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New Jersey CPA Requirements

New Jersey CPA Exam Requirements

When readying for the New Jersey CPA exam, it's vital to make sure you know what New Jersey CPA requirements are in place. If you don’t know the New Jersey requirements for CPA exam admission, all your studying and preparation can be stalled until you complete them all. Keep your New Jersey CPA review materials fresh in your mind by being as ready as possible, with all requirements checked off before it’s time to sit the exam.

Education Requirements
Minimum Degree: Baccalaureate degree
Unit Requirements: 120 semester hours Additional Requirements: 24 semester hours in accounting, including municipal and government accounting; 6 semester hours in business law; 6 semester hours in finance, 6 semester hours in economics, 18 semester hours in related business subjects.

Residency Requirements
Citizenship: NO US citizenship required.
Minimum Age: 18

New Jersey State Board Contacts
New Jersey State Board of Public Accountancy
P.O. Box 45000
Newark, NJ 07101
Phone: (973) 504-6380
Fax: (973) 648-3538

New Jersey CPA Exam Fees
Initial Application Fee per Section: $225

Examination Fees
AUD - $215
FAR - $215
BEC - $185
REG - $185

Registration Fees
4 examination sections - $115.00
3 examination sections - $100.00
2 examination sections - $85.00
1 examination section - $70.00

CPA Exam Resources
CPA Examination Review Materials
New Jersey Society of CPAs
New Jersey CPA Application Forms
NASBA – New Jersey
CPA Requirements in Other States