AICPA Ethics Exam

Until you are certified, an expiration date will appear. This exam can be completed at any time before, during or after sitting for the CPA exam and never expires.

Illinois candidates who successfully sit and pass all four parts of the Uniform CPA exam on or after January 1, 2005, are required to pass a separate examination on the rules of professional conduct before they may be awarded a certificate of completion of educational and examination requirements.

If the Ethics Exam score is not listed under the Exam History at your online account, please submit the AICPA-issued certificate to help@ilboe.org.

THE AICPA ETHICS EXAM IS A SELF-STUDY COURSE TITLED PROFESSIONAL ETHICS

In order to be certified, you must complete this course and pass all four sections of the Uniform CPA Exam. A minimum score of 90% is necessary to meet the Ethics Exam requirement. For more information, please see the following link: AICPA Ethics Exam.

Professional Ethics:
The AICPA’s Comprehensive Course

The AICPA’s Comprehensive Course

FAQ

Q: I took my ethics exam and the AICPA sent it, but it does not appear at my ILBOE Online Account.

A: We do not always receive all of the ethics scores from the AICPA.  Please submit the certificate directly to us for faster processing. 
AICPA Ethics Exam