Material Tested on the CPA Exam, by Section

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As you prepare for the exam, it’s important that you understand the breakdown of the material covered in each section. A good review course will naturally guide you through that, but you will probably need to tweak your schedule slightly based on your background, strengths, and weaknesses. For example, in college I was not able to take a Government and Non-profit ... Full Story

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    CPA Exam Failure: Three Things you Should do to get Back on Track

    CPA Exam Failure: Three Things you Should do to get Back on Track
    Your heart races with anxiety as the score page from NASBA loads. Nothing. Well, nothing except Error: Score not found. Please verify Section ID Number and Date of Birth format and re-submit, which is the same thing it has said the past five times you’ve checked in the last hour. A few minutes of casual internet browsing pass and you come ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rated: +9
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    10 Excel Secrets Everyone Should Know

    Excel is one of those programs. Sometimes it seems as though it's perfectly harmless and easy - until you accidentally hit enter and erase all the data you just spent the entire day creating. With the help of featured writer Richard Rinyai, we've put together this 10 Excel pro tips that will help you do your job better, faster, and give ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rated: +9
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    Debunking the CPA Exam's Urban Legends

    Debunking the CPA Exam's Urban Legends
    Is it true that the CPA exam is graded on a curve? That candidates should request a "regrade" if they fail by the narrowest of margins? That "real-time" score reporting is on the horizon? No, no and no. Passing the CPA exam is tough enough without having to navigate the minefield of myths that persist about how the exam is administered, ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rated: +9
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    Top 9 CPA Exam Review Programs

    Top 9 CPA Exam Review Programs
    To become a CPA you'll probably need five years of college, an affinity for numbers and some work experience in the field of accounting. You'll also need to pass the four-part CPA Exam, which means you'll have to study. And study. And study. Preparing for the CPA Exam isn't something you do alone, either. It might not seem like the most ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rated: +7
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    CPA Exam Changes in 2010 - What You Need to Know

    CPA Exam Changes in 2010 - What You Need to Know
    I attended a meeting with the AICPA examination team in New York City this morning where they discussed the changes to the CPA Exam in 2010. In attendance were representatives from all of the major CPA exam review courses along with myself and a few others. Here is what I learned about what you can expect on the CPA Exam in ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +6
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    Nebraska Certified Public Accountants Can Now Report Education Hours with New Online System

    Nebraska Certified Public Accountants Can Now Report Education Hours with New Online System
    The Nebraska State Board of Public Accountancy worked together with Nebraska.gov to re-design the Continuing Professional Education Program for Certified Public Accountants (CPA). The newly designed program offers features that will easily assist CPA's in reporting their education hours online. The new system is available at http://www.nbpa.ne.gov/. The purpose of the Continuing Professional Education is to assist Certified Public Accountants in ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rated: +6
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    Mixing Continuing Education With a Full-Time Job

    Mixing Continuing Education With a Full-Time Job
    The alarm goes off at 5:30 am, and you could swear you went to sleep five minutes ago. First a quick shower, followed by the finishing touches on that homework assignment due tonight over coffee and breakfast — if there’s time. Then it’s off to work, a solid eight-plus hours of time where you’re busy with reports, meetings and other assorted ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +4

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