American Institute of CPAs
We are the American Institute of CPAs, the world’s largest member association representing
the accounting profession. Our history of serving the public interest stretches back
to 1887. Today, you'll find our 431,000+ members in 130 countries and territories,
representing many areas of practice, including business and industry, public practice,
government, education and consulting.
What does it mean to be an AICPA member?
It means you're connected to a professional network 400,000 strong. It means you receive
support and guidance for the work you do every day. And it means you're challenged
to seize that next career milestone.
Together, we make the accounting profession possible.
No matter where your career takes you, the AICPA is there to provide the training,
professional skills, programs, services and information you need to keep you at the
top of your professional life. Membership in the AICPA is a career investment in your
- Becoming a CPA
Yes, becoming a CPA can be a challenging journey. But it's one that will reap big
rewards if you choose to pursue it. Our advice for now? Preparation and planning are
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