10 Reasons Why We Created the Virtual Classroom Series

In support of two new Virtual Classroom sections – AUD and FAR – starting soon, we wanted to provide a better understanding of the Wiley CPA Virtual Classroom Series and learn why we created this as a supplement to our course. This article also covers the general details of what students can glean from participation….

Donna Edge’s CPA Exam Story – Part 1

“What I Learned on my CPA Exam Journey” Background: I graduated with my Accounting Degree in 1995. I took the paper exam twice. Used a live review and did not study much outside of the both times. Said I would NEVER go through that again! Worked in public accounting for 6 years then became a…

CPA Exam Testing Windows Explained

The CPA exam is comprised of four separate exams that you must pass within an 18 month window. Click on any of the sections below to find out more details about what that test is comprised of. Uniform CPA exam sections: Audit and Attestation (AUD) – 4 hours Financial Accounting and Reporting (FAR) – 4…

Spring CPAexcel Scholarship Signup Is OPEN!

CPAexcel is pleased to once again offer this scholarship opportunity to actively-enrolled college students taking at least one (1) accounting class this term/semester. CPAexcel will require scholarship winners to provide written proof of active academic status as a condition to claiming this scholarship. Signup now for the CPAexcel Spring 2013 Scholarship Program by April 30,…

My CPA Exam Journey – Never Give Up!

“Throughout the last couple of years, I have learned a lot about myself and the torturous journey towards the CPA exam. I know that I can do anything if I stick my mind to it and don’t give up.” –Beth Hey everyone!  My name is Beth and I would like to tell you a little…

The Timeline for CPA Exam Prep

Ever wonder what a good timeline might be for preparing for the CPA Exam? CPAexcel is here to help! Passing the CPA Exam is a multi-step process. It’s important to  follow a fixed set of exam eligibility requirements and enrollment dates established by the Board of Accountancy in the jurisdiction where you intend to practice….

An Interview with Rahul Srivastava, President of CPAexcel

We realize that many CPA Exam candidates may have heard about the recent Wiley acquisition of CPAexcel, but may not know exactly how this will play out in the future. Recently, Stephanie – the person behind ipassthecpaexam.com – had an exclusive conversation with Rahul Srivastava, President of CPAexcel, to get a better feel for what…

Applying to Take the CPA Exam

Are you thinking about growing your career by becoming a CPA? We are pleased to be posting a series of articles detailing the steps necessary to make this happen. This week’s article features the process of applying to take the CPA Exam. New Candidates: If you are a new candidate and have NOT taken the…