July 13, 2006

CPA Comprehensive Review starts Aug. 21

by Carmen Bell

CARBONDALE, Ill. -- The CPA Comprehensive Review will be held Aug. 21-Dec. 6 on Monday and Wednesday evenings from 6 to 9 p.m. and Saturday, Sept. 9 at 9 a.m. in Southern Illinois University Carbondale's Rehn Hall, Room 18. This course will help accounting students and professionals successfully prepare for the CPA exam. Faculty from the College of Business and Administration will provide the instruction. These individuals will present recent changes and current information that will be included in the new format for the CPA exam.

The fee for this course is $1,750, with a $600 nonrefundable deposit due by Aug. 21. Participants may earn three hours of credit through the SIUC School of Accountancy when Bursar tuition is paid in addition to the cost of the course. SIUC students currently enrolled in other classes will receive a $250 discount. For more information or to register by phone, contact the Division of Continuing Education at 618/536-7751, or register on the Web site at www.dce.siu.edu.

Providing continuing education opportunities for professionals and students is among the goals of Southern at 150: Building Excellence Through Commitment, the blueprint the University is following as it approaches its 150th anniversary in 2019.