Does Passing the CPA Exam on the First Try Affect Future Success in Public Accounting?

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Published by Real Estate News Corporation in New Accountant, volume 10 issue 6, 1995. Bryant users may access this article here.

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New Accountant


Passing the CPA exam on the first sitting has many benefits, especially the time freed up that would otherwise be spent studying. However, there are no effects on either salary or position within a public accounting firm for accountants passing the exam on the first attempt.