We have recently launched a new ACCPE website which now requires that you create a user account which will retain a history of orders, courses, exams and certificates from this point forward.
If you do not already have an account, please visit http://www.accpe.com/register/ and/or follow the steps provided below:
CREATE AN ACCOUNT
If you do not already have a username/password to access the site, please create an account by completing the form @ http://www.accpe.com/register/
SET YOUR CPA PREFERENCES & SHOP
After creating an account you will be automatically logged into the site, and can then begin browsing courses & exams for purchase. Please be sure to 'Set Your CPA Preferences' by selecting your state from the drop-down menu that is provided on all pages so that only courses which are available in your state are presented
TAKE YOUR EXAMS ONLINE
After purchasing a course/exam you will then be able complete the test online by clicking the 'My Exams' link found at the top-left of the page, and then click the 'Take Exam' link that appears next to the one you wish to complete. After successfully passing an exam you will then be able to view/print your certificate and can always reference this at a future date by logging back into the site.
Should you have any difficulty with the site please call
(800) 394-6275 for assistance Monday - Friday 10:00AM-2:00PM
Does ACCPE report my grade to the IRS?
Yes, however, the EA is also responsible for reporting their credits to the IRS.
Does ACCPE report my grade to the State Board?
No, each CPA is responsible for reporting their own CPE credits.
What are the minimum requirements of my PC in order for me to take advantage of online testing?
For the security of your information, we require that all user to have the latest version of Internet Explorer, Firefox, or Google Chrome.
I received an error message while using the system. What should I do?
The best thing to do is print out the page with the error and give us a call at (800) 394-6275 between the hours of 10AM and 2PM ET. We are ready and eager to assist you with any problems you may encounter.
How long do you keep my certificate(s) and grade report(s) for?
You can access your certificate(s) in you account page. You should print the certificate(s) for your records.
Can I print the exam and enter the answers in all at once?
Yes, we actually recommend doing this. Simply log into your ACCPE account and select "View & Print Exam."
How many times can I take an exam?
You can take an exam as many times as you need to until you pass. However, once you receive a passing grade you can not take the exam for a higher grade.
What is considered a passing grade?
70% is passing except for ethics courses which is 85%.
How long do I have to complete my course?
You have 1 year from the purchase date.
Can I take the same course twice?
No, we can not give credits for a course that has been previously taken.You can only do this if the course has been updated; in that case it will have a different course number.
Which states do not accept ACCPE credits?
Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee and West Virginia.