Scholarship Information

Future CPA College Scholarships

Future CPA Exam Award Program


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AICPA CPA Newsletter

National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA)

Illinois Public Accounting Act

Illinois Regulations Governing the CPA Certificate

CPA Review Courses

This list is provided as a public service to CPA candidates. The Illinois Board of Examiners in no way endorses or promotes one review course provider over another. A CPA candidate can enter “CPA Review” on any Internet browser and find many vendors who provide review services. In addition, more information on these vendors as well as others can be found at the Illinois CPA Society website

CPA Review Courses Offered by Illinois Educational Institutions for Academic Credit

Becker CPA Review* (800) 868-3900
(Academic credit offered only by enrolling at Keller Graduate School of Management)

DePaul University* (312) 362-8770

Northern Illinois University
* (815) 753-6207

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign* (217) 333-4525

University of Illinois at Springfield* (217) 206-7905 or (217) 206-6541

Southern Illinois University (Carbondale)
* (618) 453-2289

Western Illinois University (Macomb)* (877) 978-1555

*Hours will appear on a transcript and be accepted as educational credit towards taking the
 exam only if the CPA examination candidate registers as a student at those institutions.

CPA Review Courses Offered By Vendors

Accounting Institute Seminars (800) 635-9442

Adaptive Learning Systems
(800) 845-8569

Advantage Montreal Seminars Inc.

Bisk CPA Review (800) 874-7599

Wiley CPA Exam Review (888) 884-5669 (718) 725-4448

CPA Exam (281) 359-8534

Excel Learning Systems (no website available) (800) 635-9442

Gleim CPA Review (800) 874-5346

Kaplan CPA Review (800) 527-8378

Professional Development Institute (no website available) (800) 433-5676

Roger Philipp CPA Review (415) 346-4272

Yeager CPA Review (800) 824-2811


IQEX Review Course Provider



Registration and Licensing
The following links about CPA Certificate Registration are posted as a public service to CPA candidates. The Department of Financial and Professional Regulation is responsible for the rules, deadlines, requirements and fees related to this requirement. Questions about the application should be directed to that office. Their phone number is 217-782-8556. We highly recommend that CPAs utilize the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation’s  Online Registration Application. There is also a paper version of the Application for Registration. The ICPAS has developed a guide for completing the registration form.

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