Below you will find the appropriate prerequisites, test center locations, exam fees, resources, and contact information to help you better understand all Kansas CPA requirements. Please note that obtaining a CPA license in Kansas may require additional qualifications including continuing education or work experience.

The data on this page was last reviewed and updated in June 2020.

CPA Exam Requirements in Kansas


Baccalaureate degree is required
120 total semester hours
30 semester hours of accounting
42 semester hours of business
11 semester hours oral communication

View Other Kansas Education Requirements.


US citizenship is not required.

Kansas residency is required.


NO Age Minimum.

Exam Fees:

Initial Application Fee:$145.00

*Registration fee for re-examination depends on the number of parts you are retaking. Fees are always subject to change.

Contact Information:

Kansas State Board of Accountancy


Phone: 785-296-2162

Landon State Office Building
900 SW Jackson, Suite 556
Topeka, KS 66612

CPA License Requirements in KS


Continuing education is required.

150 total semester hours

Work Experience

Work experience is required.

Other Qualification

Pass the AICPA Ethics Exam.

Kansas residency is required.


Getting your CPA license in Kansas can mean that additional requirements must be met. Since fees, requirements, and rules may change on a frequent basis, we highly recommend contacting the Kansas State Board of Accountancy for complete licensing information.