Accounting Department ranks third in 2012 CPA exam passing rate
News + Events : Accounting Department ranks third in 2012 CPA exam passing rate
The results of the 2012 report from NASBA, an organization of the boards of accountancy of the United States, show some exciting statistics!
SF State's Accounting Department contributed a total of 228 first-time candidates (ranked 39th in the nation) taking 424 sections with a 45.1% passing rate.
Our 45.1% passing rate ranked 3rd behind San Luis Obispo (206 candidates, 58.5%), and San Diego State (322 candidates, 57.5%) among the CSU campuses that have more than 200 candidates.
Here's how other Bay Area schools compared:
- Sonoma State 99, 37.5%
- San Jose State 307, 43.4%
- Sacramento 214, 39.6%
- East Bay 189, 35.6%
This is great news for our accounting programs.
Thanks to everyone for their hard work!