Computerized CPA Exam Webcast Series Launched

The first of four live webcasts about the computer-based Uniform CPA Examination will broadcast next week from the (AICPA) studios.

"With the new exam only six months away, we’re committed to helping everyone understand the changes and enhancements.” said Arleen Thomas, AICPA Vice President – Professional Standards & Services.

The first of the series, "Educators: How to Prepare for the Computerized CPA Exam," is focused on educators and those who prepare Exam candidates. The webcast is scheduled for Wednesday, October 15, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time. All future scheduled webcasts outlined below will also run during these hours and are free of charge.

Below is the schedule of the Uniform CPA Examination webcasts:

  • Wednesday, October 15, 2003. "Educators: How to Prepare for the Computerized CPA Exam”. For educators and those preparing Exam candidates.

  • Wednesday, November 12, 2003. "Educating Employers About the Computer-Based Test." For firm managing partners, human resources, and other CPA candidate employers.

  • Wednesday, January 14, 2004. "Register for the Computer-Based Test." Information for candidates on how to register for the new exam.

  • Tuesday, February 17, 2004. "Prepare for the Computer-Based Test." Practical information for candidates and an overview of the computer-based test experience.

The webcasts will offer updated exam information from the profession's leading experts. Participants will have the opportunity to interact with the presenters and participate in the discussions. Those interested in participating can register for the webcasts at the dedicated CPA exam website, http://www.cpa-exam.org.

Following the broadcasts, the programs will be archived and available for repeated viewing on the exam website.

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