Kentucky State Board of Accountancy
332 West Broadway, Suite 310
Louisville, KY 40202
Phone: (502) 595-3037
Fax: (502) 595-4500
Kentucky has no specific sponsor registration requirements. Professional Education Services, LP (PES) is registered with NASBA (#103592) on the National Registry of CPE sponsors and has issued credits in the state of Kentucky without any problems.
Credits granted for PES courses are based on the AICPA and NASBA (National Association of State Boards of Accountancy) statement of standards which grant 1 CPE credit for every 50-minutes of study time. Kentucky recognizes the same credit measurement.
ACCEPTED AREAS include:Accounting and Finance; Auditing; Taxation; Business Management Services; Information Technology; Business Communications; Statistics; Ethics; Economics; Business Law, Securities; Marketing and Specialized areas of industry that contribute directly to the professional competence of a licensee.
NOT ACCEPTED - The following subject areas shall not be considered acceptable for continuing education: Personal growth or development; Self-Realization; Spirituality; Personal health or fitness; Sports and recreation; Foreign languages or cultures.
NASBA FIELD OF STUDY SYNOPSIS: The specific fields of study noted by the Kentucky Board can all be equated to a NASBA field of study. All fields of study noted on PES certificates of completion should be able to be reported to Kentucky EXCEPT personal development courses which are deemed to be NOT acceptable CPE.
If you have any questions regarding your CPE requirements, please call PES at 1-800-990-2731 or your State board. PLEASE NOTE: Since state board regulations are constantly changing, the information contained here is deemed reliable however it is not guaranteed. We encourage you to contact your state board to answer any questions and confirm or clarify any requirements listed here. Information updated 07/13.2021.