Professional Development

    Continuing Professional Education (CPE) products and training enable you to improve your skills and provide increased value to your clients and employers throughout your accounting career.

    For CPAs on the go, AICPA offers over 300 self-study courses covering topics in a broad range of areas.

    Get live interactive CPE right at your desk with these web-based CPE programs featuring leading accounting professionals.

    Whether sponsored by a CPA State Society or multiple staff firm, you will gain our years of experience training finance professionals.

    Spotlight on CPE

    Service Organization Control Reports logo Service Organization Control Reports

    Get up to speed on Service Organization Control Reports. Attend SOC School: Conducting Successful Engagements on May 15-17 (Denver, CO) or July 15-17 (Columbia, MD). You’ll gain a deeper understanding of SOC guidance, common issues, and walk away with the foundational knowledge to effectively perform engagements.
    CPExpress- Focused Libraries AICPA Not-for-Profit Guidance, Tools and Resources

    Not-for-Profit professionals: Obtain best practices and get the latest guidance. Find dozens of specialized not-for-profit accounting and auditing resources in the online store.
    AICPA's Forensic Accounting Educational Certificate Build your expertise in forensic accounting

    Demonstrate your forensic accounting knowledge through completion of the new Forensic Accounting Educational Certificate from the AICPA. This program will give you the tools and strategies to distinguish yourself from other financial forensic professionals and an opportunity, expand your practice and increase earning potential.

    CPE Subscriptions 


    CPE Direct

    Earn CPE credit by completing a self-study program developed from topics covered in the Journal of Accountancy. The study guide (shipped to you in March, June, September, and December) contains valuable supporting information, checklists and practice tools that supplement the Journal articles.


    AICPA CPExpress

    CPExpress is a comprehensive, easy-to-use online learning resource, and a great way to earn CPE. Need to brush up on a particular subject? Looking for a brief overview? CPExpress has hundreds of hours of CPE in 1 – 2 credit courses.

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