Becoming a CPA


Once you've got the degree, gained the experience, passed the exam... there's just one more step!

Connecticut requires the completion and passage of the AICPA Professional Ethics for CPAs self-study course.

  • A passing score is 90 percent or better.
  • The course and exam may be purchased online from the Connecticut Society of CPAs.
    (Note: You do not need to be a CTCPA member in order to purchase the exam.)
  • You should pass all four parts of the CPA Exam before taking the Ethics Exam.

To become a CPA in Connecticut, you need to check off the four Es:

  1. Education 
  2. Experience 
  3. Exam 
  4. Ethics 
Download our handy cheat sheet.