CPA Exam Pass Rates Highest Since 2010

The Q2 2014 CPA Exam Pass Rates have been released by the AICPA.

Historically, Q2 is better than Q1, with Q3 bringing the highest pass rates of the year.

Collectively, the Q2 2014 Pass Rates are the highest since 2010.

AUD Q2 2014 Pass Rate: 48.97%

Q2 2013: 48.08%
Q2 2012: 47.81%
Q2 2011: 47.95%
Q2 2010: 50.75%

BEC Q2 2014 Pass Rate: 58.20%

Q2 2013: 55.95%
Q2 2012: 53.17%
Q2 2011: 46.48%
Q2 2010: 48.86%

FAR Q2 2014 Pass Rate: 47.72%

Q2 2013: 49.09%
Q2 2012: 46.49%
Q2 2011: 44.27%
Q2 2010: 48.37%

REG Q2 2014 Pass Rate: 51.69%

Q2 2013: 49.72%
Q2 2012: 49.62%
Q2 2011: 45.01%
Q2 2010: 52.07%

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3 comments

R 7 years ago

Is that good or bad news?

Q 7 years ago

Good news for us. Bad news for people taking the exam next year when the AICPA decides to up its game? lol