The Exam

Prepare for the Exam

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. How can I prepare for the exam?
    • Check out the “CPA Exam” section of This Way to CPA and AICPA's websites. Once there, you can:
      1. Review the “Examination Blueprints” that detail what will be tested on each section of the Exam;
      2. Review the policy on New Pronouncements;
      3. Take the Exam tutorial and sample tests;
      4. Subscribe to the free six-month subscription to the Professional Literature;
      5. Read your NTS carefully; and
      6. Read the Candidate Bulletin.

  2. Are there review courses to better prepare me to pass the CPA Exam?
    • Yes. Although the Society does not endorse one particular course, MSCPA members receive discounts with our partner providers: Becker; Gleim; Roger CPA Review; Surgent CPA Review; and Wiley CPAexcel.
    • It is recommended that you select the program that best suits your learning style. Log on to the MSCPA website, view My Membership, Member Benefits and Member Discounts to view potential savings.