State CPE Requirements

State Board Website:

Delaware State Board Website

License Renewal Deadline:

6/30 of odd years

CPE Reporting Period:

7/1 to 6/30 biennially on odd years

Total CPE Hours Required:

80 hours

Minimum CE Hours per year:

20 hours

Ethics Requirements:

Four (4) hours in a Delaware specific ethics course approved by the Board.

Credit Limitations:

• Instruction: The maximum credit allowed for instructors is 50% of the total hours required.
• Published Materials: The maximum credit allowed for authored/published materials is 20 hours.
• Self-Study: The maximum credit allowed for self-study is 30% of the total hours required. The amount of credit will be determined by the Board. The Board will not approve any program of learning that does not offer sufficient evidence that the work has actually been accomplished.

Other Subject Area Requirements:

• Eight (8) hours in accounting and auditing; and
• Eight (8) hours in tax; and
• Twenty (20) additional credit hours in either accounting, auditing or taxation