Maryland CPE Requirements for CPAs

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Our courses are accepted by the Maryland State Board of Accountancy for CPE credit.  The State of Maryland does not pre-approve either CPE sponsors or individual courses. Our courses are written and administered following guidelines published by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Maryland State Board of Accountancy.  


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Fun Facts

Statistically there are about 5,650
CPAs in Maryland


With a requirement of 40 CPE Hours, that means that Maryland CPAs spend around 226,000 hours on CPE to maintain their certification PER YEAR!


Boeing 737s take about 5,500 hours to build, so if CPAs built airplanes instead of doing CPE, Maryland would produce an additional 41 Boeing 737s a year!  That's over a month's production for ALL of Boeing's Plants Nationwide from Maryland ALONE!


Cities in Maryland with the most CPAs


..Baltimore ~ 621 CPAs (24,838 CPE Credits)
Columbia ~ 100 CPAs (3,985 CPE Credits)

Germantown ~ 86 CPAs (3,456 CPE Credits)

..Silver Spring ~ 71 CPAs (2,858 CPE Credits)

Waldorf ~ 68 CPAs (2,710 CPE Credits)
Glen Burnie ~ 68 CPAs (2,706 CPE Credits)
Ellicott City ~ 66 CPAs (2,633 CPE Credits)
Frederick ~ 65 CPAs (2,610 CPE Credits)
Dundalk ~ 64 CPAs (2,544 CPE Credits)
Rockville ~ 61 CPAs (2,448 CPE Credits)

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We are required to take our Ethics courses every year and although these are important to remind us of an essential part of our work that if damaged, could destroy our career and possibly our organization. But these courses tend to become repetitive and mundane. I particularly liked this course for its case studies. One is about a female executive at Enron and her role prior to the Enron demise. The author makes you really think about how ethical is really ethical. If you take the course I think you’ll understand what I mean. Maintaining complete ethical behavior towards your organization, your clients, and the public is very difficult sometimes and I think you have to totally step back to see your situation most clearly in order to do what’s right.
This is a nice course which helped me get my required CPE.
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