Renewal Date: November 30th of odd years.
Reporting Period: Biennially from 1/1 of even years to 12/31 of odd years.
Required Hours: 80 hours per reporting period.
Ethics Required: Yes, 4 hours of CPE must be in Ethics of which no more than 2 hours may be in Colorado Rules and Regulations.
Subject Breakdown: The following subjects are acceptable for CPE courses as defined by NASBA’s CPE Fields of Study: Accounting, Accounting (Governmental), Auditing, Auditing (Governmental), Administrative Practice, Social Environment of Business, Regulatory Ethics, Business Law, Business Management and Organization, Finance, Management Advisory Services, Marketing, Behavioral Ethics, Communications, Personnel/HR, Personal Development, Computer Science, Economics, Mathematics, Production, Specialized Knowledge and Application, and Taxes.
Credit Limits: Personal Development hours are limited to 20%. Published Materials and Instructed CPE is limited to 50% of the required CPE in a reporting period.
Colorado State Board of Accountancy
1560 Broadway, Suite 1350
Denver, Colorado 80202
Web address: https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/dora/accountancy