prepare to retake the cpa exam

Let’s face it, becoming a Certified Public Accountant isn’t easy. Pass rates indicate that nearly half of all CPA candidates fail at least one section of the CPA Exam on the first try; but that’s no reason to get discouraged. The good news is, if you don’t pass part of the exam, you can always […]

BREAKING NEWS:  The AICPA announces that beginning July 1st, 2019, there will be two updates to the CPA Exam’s introductory screens. Both live and practice exams will be updated.   The first change affects the Policy Statement/Confidentiality screen and the Section Information screens, which will be consolidated into one. As before, candidates will have 5 […]

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ReadySCORE™ and University Pass were recognized for delivering innovative, effective solutions in their respective categories. Surgent Exam Review was named the winner of two Stevies at the 17th annual American Business Awards®: ReadySCORE, an exam readiness feature within Surgent Exam Review’s courses, was awarded the Silver Stevie Award in the Technical Innovation of the Year […]

recent accounting graduate

After several years of college and numerous years of school before that, you’re finally ready to dip your toes (or jump headfirst) into the real world. As a recent accounting graduate, you likely have a few preconceived ideas of what your life is going to look like once you start your first job. Let’s talk […]

data analytics cpa exam

Sherlock Holmes once said, “Data, data, data! I can’t make bricks without clay!” This quote alludes to the fact that decision making can’t be accurate if the correct data isn’t presented, an idea that the business environment is increasingly concerned about. As technology has advanced, so has our access to data. But data can be […]

Surgent CPA Review was recently named the number one ranked course for 2019 by Crush the CPA Exam, the industry’s most popular third-party review site. Crush the CPA Exam’s experts conducted extensive research and took into account a number of considerations before selecting Surgent CPA Review for the top spot in its Best CPA Review Course rankings.

career benefits of being a cpa

A Certified Public Accountant is an elite professional in the world of accounting and finance, and having the license can boost your career and provide plenty of opportunity for upward mobility. If you’re considering becoming a CPA, check out these 5 career benefits of being a CPA.

cpa exam on spring break

Spring break signals the end of a long winter and is usually filled with some much-needed leisure time for busy college students. However, if you’re planning on taking the CPA Exam, you may want to consider studying for the CPA Exam on spring break. Keeping your study momentum up during breaks is key, although it […]

how to study with surgent cpa

Having studied and passed the CPA Exam, I can tell you one thing: note all CPA review courses (Roger, Wiley, Gleim, Becker, Surgent) are not created equal. Some CPA Review courses have cut-and-dry, one-size-fits-all programs while others are highly tailored to the individual.

Since prospective CPA Exam candidates, accounting firms, and many other organizations want to know how to improve their CPA study materials resulting in increased CPA Exam success rates, we sat down with Surgent’s Chief Executive Officer, Evan Kramer, to get some inside information on coming trends he sees on the horizon for CPA Exam Review courses.