CPA Pass Rate Among the Top in the NationMarch 5, 2014
During 2013, Truman State University graduates were among the top performers on the Uniform CPA Examination. Truman’s first-time pass rate of 75.9% ranked 33rd in the nation among all institutions with 10 or more candidates (n = 787). Truman’s first-time candidates were 11th in the nation for medium sized institutions (21 – 60 candidates, n = 280). Both rankings place Truman in the top 4 percent of institutional performance nationally. Truman had 53 candidates sitting for the CPA exam for the first time.
Nationally, the first-time pass rate for CPA examination sections was 54.6%. Overall, Missouri ranked 4th in the nation for candidates passing all CPA exam sections attempted (both first-time and re-exam).
The pass rate by section for 2013 was as follows:
|Business Environment Concepts||88.4%||83.3%||66.3%||55.8%|
Source: NASBA 2013 Uniform CPA Examination Candidate Performance