Study Time Needed

Question: How long does it take to study for the CPA Exam?

Answer: On average a successful candidate will likely invest 90-100 hours preparing for one section of the CPA exam, using the Gleim CPA Review System. If (s)he studies for 15 hours per week, (s)he only needs about 6 weeks to review. Without interruptions, such as planned vacations or business trips, a typical candidate using Gleim can pass all four sections of the CPA exam within about 6 months.