CPA Information

Becoming a CPA in Massachusetts 

A Profession on the Move

Forces such as technology and globalization have drastically changed the business world. More and more, businesses need the expertise that CPAs, as trusted business advisors, can provide. The CPA profession is also changing to ensure that CPAs of the future have the skills and knowledge needed to meet ever-changing client demands. To learn more about the CPA Exam visit  The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy and download the CPA Candidate Bulletin.

MCLA Business Faculty work to prepare students for careers in Accounting.  Our program is designed so that graduating students are qualified and prepared to take the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Exam.  Through our strong relationship with the Massachusetts Society of CPAs we are able to provide students with access to additional Scholarships, Free Mock Exams, and a variety of events and resources.  Accounting students are encouraged to join both the AICPA and MSCPA when entering the Accounting Concentration.

  • Resources and Support for Current College Students and Exam Candidates
  • Interested in taking a Mock CPA Exam for Free? Go to the MSCPA Mock Exam Registration page  MSCPA.
  • Are you interested in finding a position in public accounting?  The MSCPA Firm Guide, produced by the MSCPA, will be a valuable resource in your search process.
  • Are you in High School and thinking about a career in Accounting?  Click here for more information.

 For additional information regarding CPA Licensure email Professor Tara Barboza, CPA.