CPA Exam Application Details


Please read the NASBA The Candidate Bulletin before submitting applications online at their website. There you will be able to apply for one or multiple sections of the examination at a time. 

You may register online via credit card (VISA, MasterCard or Discover only). Here is a link to the application: https://cpacentral.nasba.org/

You will have to submit material with your application.  Please check the NASBA for the address and remquired material.  Historically information was sent to CPA Examination Services located in Nashville, Tennessee. 

The information required typically is:

  • Official transcript(s). Directly from academic institution.
  • A 2×2 photograph taken within the last three months, showing your head and shoulders only.
  • A receipt indicating that a certificate of good conduct (“Certificado Negativo de Antecedentes Penales“) has been requested from the Puerto Rico Police Department.
  • Completed Character Reference Affidavit (requires two references).
  • ADA Accommodation Form, if applicable.
  • All of the above forms must be sent directly from the issuing authority to CPA Examination Services
It take about two weeks for the application material to be processed. An acknowledgment of receipt of application will be sent to via email.