New Mexico State Board of Public Accountancy
5500 San Antonio Dr. NE Ste A
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Phone: (505) 222-9850
Fax: (505) 222-9855
New Mexico does not pre-approve continuing education programs or sponsors and they DO NOT have sponsorship agreements. They will accept (but does not require) courses from NASBA sponsors. 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 New Mexico 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. New Mexico recognizes the same credit measurement.
Rules reference the NASBA / AICPA guidelines.
NASBA FIELD OF STUDY SYNOPSIS: The rules reference that the board will accept programs meeting the standards set forth in the NASBPA CPE registry, AICPA guidelines and NASBA QAS services. Therefore all fields of study noted on PES certificates of completion can be reported for NM.
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 3.29.2023