Consists of 18 credits. Majors in business administration may pursue an emphasis in accounting. 6 credits from the emphasis may be applied to the requirements for the major.
To become a licensed CPA in Virginia, the Virginia Board of Accountancy requires candidates to complete 150 credit hours of education, plus the full-time equivalent of one year of relevant accounting experience.
CPA licensing requirements vary by state. If you plan to pursue CPA licensure outside Virginia, please visit that state's Board of Accountancy website for that state's requirements.