Ohio CPE Requirements

CPE Information

License Renewal Date
12/31 triennially

CPE Reporting Period
1/1 to 12/31 triennially

General Requirement
120 hours
20 hour minimum per year

Ethics Requirement
3 hours. Must be specifically approved by the Executive Director of the Accountancy Board of Ohio to meet the Ethics CPE requirement for Ohio.

Other Subject Area Requirements

  • 24 hours in Accounting or Auditing if work on financial reporting engagements or perform financial reporting work outside public accounting while using the CPA designation.
  • 24 hours in Tax if work on tax engagements, provide tax advice to clients, or perform tax work outside public accounting while using the CPA designation.


Credit Limitations
Maximum self-study allowed: 100%

Board Information

Accountancy Board of Ohio
77 South High Street, 18th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215-6128
Phone: (614) 466-4135
Fax: (614) 466-2628
Website: www.acc.ohio.gov/
Email: john.e.patterson@acc.ohio.gov
Click here for Board Statutes

Sequoia CPE is a NASBA QAS-approved sponsor and our courses are accepted for CPAs in the state of Ohio. NASBA QAS Sponsor ID: 121900.




Acceptable Programs of Study: Accounting and Auditing, Taxation, Advisory Services, Management, Personal Development and "other" (programs that do not fall into the other established areas).

PLEASE NOTE: Since state board regulations are constantly changing, the information contained here is deemed reliable however it is not guaranteed. We encourage you to contact your state board to answer any questions and confirm or clarify any requirements listed here.