CPA Preparation Certificate of Completion

NOTE: In order to be awarded the Certificate of Completion CPA Preparation, a student must complete three or more semester hours at Dickinson State University in courses with a prefix of ACCT, BADM, ENTR, FIN, or MRKT, and meet the requirements to sit for the CPA exam.

Certificate of Completion available in Bismarck and online



This certificate of completion is intended for students who hold a degree from this or any other accredited university who are attempting to fulfill the requirements to sit for the CPA exam as listed below:

1. Bachelor degree or above with accounting concentration (or equivalent)

2. 150 semester units from an accredited university

3. 24 semester hours of accounting courses (300 level and above)

4. 24 semester hours from any Business Administration, Finance, Marketing, and Entrepreneurship courses, including up to 3 semester hours of Economics