About the Exam

You’ve probably heard that the CPA Exam is a huge challenge, but with proper planning and preparation, you can succeed. Here you’ll find the requirements to sit for the exam, learn more about the four parts of the exam, and how Becker can help you set a strategy for success.

Resources for Success

With more than 50 years of experience behind us, we’ve learned what works when it comes to preparing for the CPA Exam. Here we share some common CPA Exam challenges and some tips for solving them. You can also preview our comprehensive CPA Exam Review, which ensures that you will be prepared on exam day. Finally, we’ve included some information on how you can earn graduate and/or CPE credit while preparing for the exam.

Career Development

It’s a great time to be a CPA! Accounting represents one of the fastest growing occupations, with 22% job growth expected between now and 2018. That translates into more than 280,000 new jobs! And CPAs not only have more career opportunities, they can earn more money increase their earning potential, too. Over the course of a 40-year career, a CPA can earn $1 million more than a non-certified accountant. Explore our links to learn more about where a career as a CPA can take you.