Master's or CPA Requirement
A master's or higher degree from a regionally accredited college or university OR a copy of a currently valid certified public accountant license is required.
Required Undergraduate OR Graduate Study
You will need to complete 18 semester-hour undergraduate or graduate credits to include the following required areas: Economics, Organizational Theory, Law, Management or Administration, Accounting, and Finance.
Please apply online at NJ Department of Education for certification through TCIS and pay the fee at https://www20.state.nj.us/DOE_TCIS_ONLINEED//login.jsp
After applying online, please submit ALL necessary documentation together IN A SINGLE PACKET to the NJ DOE in order to complete your application. Please submit the following documents: official sealed transcripts, copy of CPA license (if applicable).
Please click the link below for specific certification requirements.
Please click the link below to apply online.