Candidate Resources

Accountancy Rules, Chapter 30-X-4
CPA Exam Qualifications.

Online Exam Application

NEW! Online Account Creation Instructional Video | How to create an account for first time users of the online application/renewal system

Exam Application / Transfer of Credits Package (PDF)
Application and Instructions.

Interstate Exchange Form (PDF) - used in addition to Transfer of Credits
This application package must be used by applicants who:
The application package contains the application form, instructions, fee information, and applicable Board Rules. All materials should be read carefully as many items have changed since the paper-and-pencil exam format.

Application for CPA Certification - Completion of 150 hours - If you passed the CPA exam as an Alabama candidate under the 120 semester hour education requirement and you have completed the 150 semester hour education requirement, use this form.
Exam Scores Online

This resource reflects current window test scores only. You will need the Section ID Number and your Date of Birth to access your score. A response of "No Record Found" indicates that your score for the current testing window has not been posted or released by NASBA nor has it been received by the Board. Please refrain from calling the office inquiring about your grade(s).

For information on when the grades are expected to be mailed, please go to the Key Dates page.

NASBA Score Information
Use this link to find out more information regarding the score process and review, the appeal process, and to reprint scores.


Examination Resources

It is very important that you read the below resources and participate in the online tutorial! These will help you understand the process and prepare you to take the computer-based exam.
Test Tips for CPA Candidates
AICPA's CPA Exam Digital Brochure
AICPA's Test Tutorial and Simulations
NASBA's Exam Resources


Prometric Test Centers in Alabama - Locations and Maps

Auburn - Auburn University, 112 South College Street, 238 Biggin Hall 
Birmingham - 601 Beacon Pkwy W, Ste 106
Dothan - 2307 Hartford Hwy, Ste 1
Huntsville - 210 Exchange Pl, Ste C
Mobile - 1243 Hillcrest Rd, Ste D (temporary)
Montgomery - 4240 Lomac St, 1st FL*
Tuscaloosa - University of Alabama, 301 7th Avenue; 2nd Floor, Houser Hall

*Co-located with Sylvan Learning Center

Online Change of Information Form
This online submission form can be used by test candidates who need to provide updated information to the Board. This online submission form cannot be used:
  1. to submit a name change (requires submission of proper documentation), or
  2. to apply to take the Uniform CPA Examination



Please read the materials contained in the links above prior to calling, as the information contained therein will answer many questions.

If you have any questions concerning the examination or transferring credits, please contact Alise Ellis, the Board's Examination Coordinator, by email or by phone at 334-242-5706 (In-State WATS 800-435-9743).