In order to be eligible to sit for the Uniform CPA exam in the State of Texas candidates must have the following:
The TSBPA added additional requirements as of July 1st, 2011 according to which candidates need to identify courses in each of the following categories:
NOTE: The new requirements can be part of the 30 hours of advanced accounting requirement
For 24 hours of non-accounting business courses TSBPA accepts up to 6 hours in each business area: Economics, Finance, Management, Marketing, Statistics, Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Management Information Systems.
Additionally, the TSBPA will only accept up to 15 hours of on-line coursework.
The TSBPA makes the final decision on which hours will be accepted towards eligibility. Students who wish to obtain an evaluation of their transcripts from the board should contact the TSBPA at:
Texas State Board of Public Accountancy
333 Guadalupe, Tower 3, Suite 900
Austin, TX 78701-3900