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WebCE provides state-approved Colorado CPA CPE with a money back guarantee! Satisfy ALL your CPE requirements at one low price with our online or paper courses!

Colorado cpa CPE course pricing:
You may select 80 hours of courses for $99.95 plus $2.50 for each additional hour. An additional $0.00 per course will be added to your total if you select paper course material.

Single CO CPA cpe courses start at just $19.95!
WebCE offers courses for the following CO license types:

Colorado CPA CPE Requirements

NASBA CPE Sponsor ID: 109414

Colorado's Acceptance: WebCE® courses meet the NASBA/AICPA CPE Standards, and therefore are accepted by the Colorado State Board.

Required Colorado CPA CPE Hours

Required CPE Hours for Colorado CPAs

80 hours of CPA CPE are required every 2 years

Colorado CPA CPE Subject Area Requirements

CPA Ethics: Minimum 4 hours of ethics CPE
Colorado Rules & Regulations: Maximum of 2 hours of the 4 required ethics hours, may be in CR&R. In order to meet this requirement, the Field of Study must be in Regulatory or Behavioral Ethics
Personal Development: Maximum 16 hours in Personal Development

Colorado CPA Renewal

CPE Reporting Due Date

1/1 to 12/31 biennially ending on odd years

CPA License Renewal Date

11/30 of odd years

CPA License Renewal Process

Licensees can renew their license online at any time during their renewal period
Online renewal

Repetition and Carryover

Carryover Allowance

Excess hours earned in a CPE cycle may not be carried forward to a subsequent CPE cycle.

Repetition Rule

Courses cannot be taken for credit more than once in a 2-year reporting period.

Colorado CPA CPE Course Requirements

CPE Credit Type Limitations

  • Published Materials: Maximum 40 hours
  • Personal Development: Maximum 16 hours

Course Presentation

WebCE courses are NASBA QAS self-study online.

Study Requirements

Self-Study Requirements: Students should read the course material prior to taking the final exam.

Colorado CPA CPE Exam Requirements

Exam Rules

The final exam is open-book. Students may refer to the course material as often as needed. If the final exam is not passed on the first attempt, students have an unlimited number of retakes.

Passing Score

Self-Study Final Exam: 70%

Reporting and Colorado CPA CPE Certificates of Completion

CPA CPE Reporting

WebCE does NOT report CPE course completions to the Colorado State Board of Public Accountancy.
CPAs are required to attest compliance with CPE requirements at renewal. Then if audited, they must submit CPE documentation within 30 days of the request.

Certificates of Completion

WebCE provides online printable certificates of completion. Certificates of completion will be available to print online immediately after the final exam is passed. You should maintain written evidence of completion for a period of 5 years following the completion of each reporting activity.

Colorado CPA Contact Info

Colorado State Board of Public Accountancy

  • Phone: 303-894-7800
  • Mailing Address: 1560 Broadway Suite 1350 Denver, CO 80202
  • Fax Number: 303-894-2310

WebCE® provides information as a courtesy to individuals who are subject to continuing professional education (CPE) as CPAs, PAs, and Licensed accountants. Although reasonable efforts have been made to ensure that the information provided here is accurate and current, neither WebCE nor its employees warrant or represent that this information is accurate and current. Since regulations are constantly changing, we suggest you check with your state’s board to answer any questions or confirm any information.
Last updated on 3/16/2017