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CPE Credits for the Ethics Subject Area

A Comprehensive Catalog for Ethics CPE Credit

The FAE CPE Store has an extensive library of conferences, seminars, webcasts, and on demand courses that will help you complete your ethics subject area CPE hours, for both the New York State Education Department (NYSED) and the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA).

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Just a few of our Ethics CPE Courses include:

  • FAE's Ethics Update for Members In Business 2016 - 4 Ethics (NYSED) credits
  • Professional Ethics and Conduct - 1 Ethics (NYSED) credits
  • FAE's Ethics Update for Public Practice 2016 - 4 Ethics (NYSED) credits
  • Business and Industry Conference - 1 Taxation (NYSED) / Taxes (NASBA) credit, 1 Ethics (NYSED) / Regulatory Ethics (NASBA) credit, 6 Specialized Knowledge (NYSED) / Specialized Knowledge (NASBA) credits

About the Ethics CPE Subject Area:

This description is provided by the New York State Department of Education (NYSED).  To learn more, please visit:


This field of study includes coursework which will increase the accountants’ knowledge of ethical standards for the profession. Coursework will focus on New York State Education Law, Rules of the Board of Regents and Regulations of the Commissioner of Education. The foundation course will cover topics including introduction to ethic concepts, the psychology of moral development, judgement and values, the sociology of professions, virtue and the role of rules of ethics, public expectations of CPA’s responsibilities, and ethical dilemmas. The role of the Board of Regents and the State Education Department, highlighting New York State law, rules, and regulations, including a comparison and contrast to AICPA and New York State Society of CPAs ethics rules, and enforcement of rules on ethics will also be covered.

Ethics coursework in the specific fields of accounting, auditing, and taxation will be acceptable and should include updates on New York State and AICPA ethics rules, ethical guidance in the specialty practice, information on recent litigation related to ethical concerns or issues in the area of specialization, and discussion of case studies in the field relating to ethical issues.


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