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Exam Application / Transfer of Credits


Accountancy Rules, Chapter 30-X-4

CPA Exam Qualifications.


Exam Application / Transfer of Credits Package (PDF) (Updated as of July 1, 2013)
Application and Instructions.

Interstate Exchange Form (PDF) - used in addition to transfer of credits
This application package must be used by applicants who:
  Have never taken the CPA Examination
  Have taken the CPA Examination in Alabama
  Have taken the CPA Examination in another jurisdiction (transfer credits)
The application package contains the application form, instructions, fee information, and applicable Board Rules. All materials should be read carefully as many items have changed since the paper-and-pencil exam format.


Reprint your Notice To Schedule (NTS)


Exam Scores online - PLEASE READ!

This resource reflects current window test scores only.  You will need the "Section ID Number" and your "Date of Birth" to access your score.  A response of "No Record Found" indicates that your score for the current testing window has not been posted or released by NASBA nor has it been received by the Board.  Please refrain from calling the office inquiring about your grade(s).  The Alabama State Board of Public Accountancy will continue to mail a hard copy of your scores as soon as they are received and processed.
For information on when the grades are expected to be mailed, please go to the Key Dates page.


NASBA Score Information

Use this link to find out more information regarding the score process and review, the appeal process, and to reprint scores.


Examination Resources

It is very important that you read the below resources and participate in the online tutorial!  These will help you understand the process and prepare you to take the computer-based exam.

Test Tips for CPA Candidates (PDF)

AICPA's Test Tutorial and Simulations

NASBA's Exam Resources


Prometric Test Centers in Alabama - Locations and Maps
Birmingham - 601 Beacon Pkwy W, Ste 106
   Dothan - 3245 Montgomery Hwy, Ste 7*

   Huntsville - 201 Exchange PL, Ste C

   Mobile - 820 S University Blvd, Ste 3E (Bldg 3, Unit E) (new location)
   Montgomery - 2640 Zelda Rd*

   *Co-located with Sylvan Learning Center

Online Change of Information Form
This online submission form can be used by test candidates who need to provide updated information to the Board.
This online submission form cannot be used:
   (1) to submit a name change (requires submission of proper documentation), or
   (2) to apply to take the Uniform CPA Examination


Please read the materials contained in the links above prior to calling, as the information contained therein will answer many questions.

If you have any questions concerning the examination or transferring credits, please contact Anna Baker, the Board's Examination Coordinator, by e-mail or by phone at 334-242-5700 (In-State WATS 800-435-9743).

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