CITP Recertification FAQ 

Frequently Asked CITP Recertification Questions
Piling hands for CITP recertification Q. What are the recertification requirements for the Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP) credential?

To maintain an active CITP credential, CITP credential holders must pay an annual renewal fee of $370 and meet the following CITP recertification requirements annually:


  1. Regular AICPA membership in good standing
  2. Valid and unrevoked CPA permit, license or certificate issued by a legally constituted state authority, and which is in active status
  3. 20 hours of CPD related to the CITP body of knowledge*
  4. Submission of a signed Statement of Intent to comply with all recertification requirements

*A resource page on this topic can be found at: . This webpage includes important details related to continuing professional development, credential recertification requirements, a glossary of terms, and an FAQ.  For questions specific to recertification requirements, you may email our staff at:

Q. What happens if my job changes or other professional or personal circumstances preclude me from meeting the recertification requirements for CITP credential in a timely manner?

If recertification requirements are not met within the specified time period, your CITP certification expires and all initial requirements, excluding the examination, must again be met to regain the credential. Alternatively, credential holders may request to be placed on inactive status. Such a request must be submitted in writing. All requests will be reviewed by the AICPA on a case-by-case basis before a final determination can be made. Submit your request by email or mail.

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