Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

As a certified public accountant (CPA) or tax practitioner, you can broaden specific areas of study and explore new developments in your profession through these classes.

This series consists of 13 three-hour classes, each covering a different topic. The classes provide relevant and timely information while offering qualifying continuing education credits for CPAs and tax practitioners. The fee is $325 for the entire program, regardless of how many classes are taken, or $40 per class.

Accurate attendance records are kept to verify and report continuing education hours. All CPA continuing education credits are awarded based on one credit for every 50 minutes of classroom attendance. Upon completion of the course(s), each participant receives a record of the continuing education credits he/she has earned.

The courses listed below will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. at Penn State Beaver, unless *indicated.

Fall 2016


Register for CPA online, Penn State Beaver

Refreshing your Excel Skills

Tues. 9/20, Penn State Beaver

Estate Administration

Tues. 9/27, Penn State Beaver

Consumer Credit Reporting, Credit Scoring Facts and Fallacies, the Truth Behind Common Myths

Tues. 10/4, Penn State Beaver

Quality Control Standards

Tues. 10/11, Penn State Beaver

Federal Tax Update

Tues. 10/18, Penn State Beaver

Managing a Small Firm

Tues. 10/25, Penn State Beaver

You Can’t Search for what you Don’t Know: An Innovative Approach to E-Discovery

Tues. 11/1, Penn State Beaver

Developments in PA Oil and Gas Law

Tues. 11/8, Penn State Beaver

CPAs Role in Divorce in PA

Tues. 11/15, Penn State Beaver

Professional Ethics

Tues., 11/22, Penn State Beaver

Introduction to Civil Claims against CPAs and Recognizing the Dangers in Bookkeeping and Client Accounting engagements 

Tues 11/29, Penn State Beaver

Accounting and Auditing Update

Tues 12/6, Penn State Beaver

PA State & Local Tax Update

Tues. 12/13, Penn State Beaver

Cancellations and Refunds

Payment is due upon registration. Registration cancellations with a full refund will be accepted until one week prior to the first class. After that, the individual may be held responsible for registration and fees. The University may cancel or postpone any course or activity because of insufficient enrollment or other unforeseen circumstances.