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WebCE offers courses for the following TX license types:

Texas CPA CPE Requirements

NASBA CPE Sponsor ID: 109414

Texas's Acceptance: Texas accepts courses from providers that are members of NASBA's National Registry of CPE Sponsors.

Required Texas CPA CPE Hours

Required CPE Hours for Texas CPAs

120 hours of CPA CPE are required over a rolling 3 year period, with a minimum of 20 CPE hours annually.

Texas CPA CPE Subject Area Requirements

CPA Ethics: 4 hours of ethics CPE every 2 years

Texas CPA Renewal

CPE Reporting Due Date

Ends on last day of the CPA's birth month, over a three year rolling period

CPA License Renewal Date

Last day of birth month annually

CPA License Renewal Process

Use Online Services ( to manage all phases of the annual license renewal process. Select Annual License Renewal from the Licensee menu to complete your renewal online. If all requirements are met your license will be issued the next business day.
Paper 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

It is not recommended that courses be taken for credit more than once in a 3-year rolling license term.

Texas CPA CPE Course Requirements

CPE Credit Type Limitations

  • Instruction: Maximum 20 hours
  • Published Materials: Maximum 10 hours
  • Nano Learning: Maximum 60 hours in 3 year reporting period

Course Presentation

WebCE courses are NASBA QAS self-study.

Study Requirements

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

Texas 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 Texas CPA CPE Certificates of Completion

CPA CPE Reporting

WebCE does NOT report CPE course completions to the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy. CPAs can report their CPE course completions with their registration renewal.

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.

Texas CPA Contact Info

Texas State Board of Public Accountancy

  • Phone: 512-305-7844 or 512-305-7800
  • Mailing Address: 333 Guadalupe, Tower 3, Suite 900 Austin, TX 78701-3900
  • Fax Number: 512-305-7875

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 6/23/2017