CPE Requirements Rhode Island

CPE Requirements Rhode Island
License Renewal Date6/30 triennially
CPE Reporting Period7/1 to 6/30 triennially
General Requirement120 hours
Ethics Requirement
  • Six (6) hours in subjects devoted to professional ethics every three years:
  • Subjects devoted to professional ethics will include programs devoted to the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct, including opinions issued there under, as well as programs relating to the legal, professional or ethical codes of any authoritative organization or accounting professional specialty organization.
Other Subject Area RequirementsNone

The above are general requirements. There may be additional requirements for individuals whose license has lapsed and/or initial first-time applicants, etc.

Because CPE standards are created and maintained jointly by the AICPA, NASBA (the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy), and individual state boards, we recommend checking with your state board to be absolutely sure you are fulfilling all requirements.
The link at the bottom of this page will take you to NASBA where you can select your state to get additional information specific to your individual case.

A direct link to your state board can also be found below.

Additional Requirements

The requirements on this page are general in nature. For a more detailed view and to get the most up to date information, visit:

Rhode Island Board of Accountancy
560 Jefferson Blvd, Suite 100
Warwick, RI 02886
Phone: (401) 889-5446
Fax: (401) 889-5535
Email: [email protected]
Board Website
Board Statutes

National Registry of CPE Sponsors