International Certified Professional Accountant ®
ICPA® and ICPA PROFESSIONAL® course and examination
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The cumulative passing mark is 300 out of a maximum of 400; there is no required minimum per any one of the two parts. —
See also Calibrating the Score on the Uniform US CPA Exam PDF.
The Institute's ICPA Exam Review study guide, from which the exam questions are taken, covers
the following areas:
Financial Accounting and Reporting
External and Internal Auditing
Commercial Banking & Financial Markets
Economics, Commercial Law
ICPA Exam Review - Study Guide 2018 Edition, 546 pages 8½ x 11 inches, $29.95 USD.
The ICPA Examination
Passrate 75/100 no grades are reported between 69/100 and 74/100.
Credit for one passed of the two parts of the exam may be retained for 18 months.
The ICPA Examination may be repeated at the discretion of the participation school of business until passed.
Exam dates: One days 08:00 until 16:55 hours in May and November.
Members of certain professional organizations are qualified to apply on the
regular application form
for the ICPA designation without the Institute's examination: Namely, regular/certified current and/or former full members admitted by examination by listed
Accomplished Professional Accounting Organizations.
International Institute of Certified Professional Accountants®,
International Certified Public Accountant®,
Associate Certified Professional AccountantSM,
IACPASM - International Associate Certified Professional Accountant,
CC Certified Controller®
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