Maryland State CPA Exam Requirements

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Contact Information:

maryland  CPA Exam
Maryland State Board of Public Accountancy
Physical Address:

500 N. Calvert Street, 3rd Floor
Baltimore, MD 21202-3651

Phone:  410-230-6258
Fax:       410-333-6314

Mailing Address:

500 N. Calvert Street, 3rd Floor
Baltimore, MD



Education Requirements:

Baccalaureate degree and at least 27 semester hours of accounting courses and 0 semester hours of related courses.

  • 150 Hours Required: Not Required
  • Please contact your state board for additional educational requirements.

Other Requirements:

US Citizenship:   N

Min. Age:   18

Residency:   Not Required


Exam Fees

Application Fees:  

First Time Application:   $80.00

Re-Register Fee:            $0.00   


Examination Fees:

Auditing and Attestation

Business Environment and Concepts

Financial Accounting and Reporting






Re-examination Application:
Please check with the state board for current costs.

Test Centers

  • Baltimore - 1501 South Clinton St. 13th floor Canton Crossing
    Phone: 443-455-6400
  • Baltimore - 2505 Lord Baltimore Dr. Ste D-E
    Phone: 410-281-2033
  • Bethesda - 8120 Woodmont Ave. Ste 510
    Phone: 301-718-9893
  • Columbia - 6304 Woodside Court
    Phone: 410-290-7787
  • Salisbury - 3964 240 Tilghman Rd
    Phone: 410-341-4100
  • Towson - 8601 LaSalle Rd Ste 106
    Phone: 410-339-7777

Note: Requirements listed above are those to sit for the CPA Exam. Check with your State Board to find out the additional requirements for licensure and certification.
Disclaimer: ELS, Inc. has made every effort to assure the accuracy of the information presented here. However, this information is meant to serve as 'introductory' only. We strongly encourage candidates to check with your jurisdiction directly for details on, or updates to what is provided here.