Good News for all Chartered Accountants & Congrats ICAI.

If you are a CA, you can get 60-90 credits.

Yes, you heard correctly.

  • Chartered Accountants can get 60 to 90 credits for CPA. From now onwards, the CA qualification is treated as Post Graduation.
  • Students who have done CA foundation will be given additional credits.
  • If you are a CPT, no credits will be added to you.

The Uniform CPA Exam follows a certain credit system. A candidate must have 120 credits (in some other states, the requirement can be 150 credits) from a NAAC recognized college. Also, the candidate must have certain designated hours in accounting-related subjects.

Each academic year will provide you with 30 credits. After completing your bachelor’s degree you can have 30*3=90 credits. And you have to enroll for a master’s degree (From now onwards, The CA qualification is equivalent to a PG degree and adds 60 to 90 credits to you.) 

CPA Exam Scoring:

  • The candidate’s score for each section of the US CPA exam is reported on a scale in the range of 0 to 99. 
  • Also, the candidate has to score a minimum of 75 to pass a CPA section.
  • Your total score on the AUD, FAR and REG sections are weighted based on your answers for Multiple-Choice Questions (MCQs) and Task-Based Simulations.
  • For CPA BEC sections, the scores are weighted based on MCQs, TBS, and Written communication tasks.

CPA License Requirements:

  • Pass all 4 CPA exams in the time frame of 10-12 months.
  • Education – Need to have 150 credits [ Simandhar Education has a bridge course to help you in getting desired credit
  • Experience – 1 year [need not be under a CPA supervisor; Simandhar Education’s Lead Instructor Mr. Sripal Jain, (CPA and Licensed US CPA holder) can verify for the candidate.
  • Ethics – It’s an open book and online on-demand exam.

We have more than 50% of students opting for the CA course; the overall news is not having much impact on CPA qualification.

Simandhar Education:

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