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State CPA CPE Licensing Requirements

Minnesota CPA CPE

Please note: The CPE Information provided in this section relates to CPAs only.
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Yes, courses must be NASBA QAS courses, and MasterCPE is a QAS sponsor (#112530).

Renewal Date:

CPAs in MN have a triennial license renewal period. See State Board website for details.

Reporting Period:

7/1 to 6/30 annually, with a rolling 120 hour, 3-year CPE cycle. See State Board website for details.

Required Hours:

120 hours every 3 years, with a minimum of 20 hours per year.

Ethics Required:

8 hours in regulatory or behavioral ethics every reporting period.

Subject Rqmts:


Credit Limits:

  • The maximum credit for self-study is 80% of total hours (96 hours). At least 24 hours must be obtained from attending group or blended learning programs..
  • Self-study must be NASBA-approved, which MasterCPE are.

Other Policies:

Contact Info:

Minnesota State Board of Accountancy
85 East 7th Place, Suite 125
St. Paul, MN 55101
Phone: 651-757-1517
Fax: 651-296-7938