Foreign Education

Applicants for the CPA examination who earned college credit in foreign countries must have their official educational credentials evaluated by an acceptable foreign credential evaluation service. We accept the following foreign credential evaluation services:


The following foreign credential evaluation services have been approved in Ohio on the basis of being approved by another accountancy board:

Evaluation Service
Accountancy Board
ACREVS, Inc. California Board of Accountancy 5/23/2008
Center for Educational Documentation Massachusetts Board of Public Accountancy 6/28/2010
Foreign Credentials Service of America Nevada State Board of Accountancy 2/1/2012
NASBA International Evaluation Services Several accountancy boards 10/1/2012
One Earth International Credential Evaluation California Board of Accountancy 5/31/2017


  John E. Patterson, Executive Director

Accountancy Board of Ohio

77 South High Street, Suite 1820

Columbus, Ohio  43215-6128

Accountancy Board of Ohio Contact List


Main Line:  614.466.4135

Fax Line:  614.466.2628