Tutor the People’s experienced and top-scoring CPA tutors will help you master the material via online meetings or in-person meetings. Our CPA prep will help you grasp the content that will prove to make you a reliable CPA. We will help you each step of the way to achieving your CPA.
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Our Tutors are Stellar
At some point in time, CPA tutoring became a product, with massive companies focused on minimal, average score increases. Unsatisfied with the status quo, Tutor the People was founded with the goal of personalizing CPA test prep based on the needs of the individual student, not the needs of a focus group. We hire tutors who not only receive top scores on the CPA exam sections but also have a passion and skill for teaching their students how to recreate this success on test day.
Free Introductory Hour
We include a Free Introductory Hour with the purchase of any of our study packages. This way you can get to know your tutor and establish your personal learning goals, all before beginning your paid package hours. Our tutors create personalized study plans with each student.
A Team Dedicated to Your Success
Every CPA tutoring package includes both a CPA tutor who creates an individualized study plan tailored to your needs, in addition to a personal academic strategist who is there to support you every step of the way.
Top CPA Tutors
Philadelphia CPA FAR tutor Dionne L. received an MBA at Drexel University Lebow School of Business where she focused on Finance and Business Analytics. She is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in the state of Pennsylvania specializing…
New York CPA tutor Bert B. graduated from the Questrom School of Business at Boston University in 2013, with a concentration in accounting and finance. Earning 154 credits in his undergraduate program, he is licensed in the state of New York…
Ali passed the CPA exams in 2018 and is now working as a senior accountant at Arizona State University.
Ali has over ten years’ experience working as an Accountant in both private industry…
CPA Study Packages
Free CPA Exam Simulation Software: 6,000 CPA Questions
Practice makes perfect. We include a CPA exam simulation with 6,000 questions to help you prepare for the AUD, FAR, BEC, and REG. It includes practice questions and crucial CPA preparation information on all four sections.
Customized Study Plan
We know that every student is on a different page. Your CPA tutor will create a study plan that is tailored to your needs.
One on One CPA Prep
We believe personalized learning is the best way to improve. You will work with one CPA tutor, 1-on-1, to build upon your foundation and learn how to improve.
Free Introductory Hour
We add a Free Introductory Hour to every package, so students can meet their tutor and develop a customized study plan before beginning their paid package hours.
We offer multiple extended payment options. Contact us to find out which installment plan suits your budget.
Use your study hours as best suits your needs. Some students meet with a tutor daily, while others space it out to weekly meetings.
$1099 Quick Review: 12 Hours
$1999 In-Depth Review: 24 Hours
$2699 High Achiever Plan: 36 Hours
You create your plan
Do you qualify to take the CPA?
Before signing up to the CPA, you must first obtain a Notice to Schedule (NTS). To acquire an NTS, you should apply to take the exam then wait for NASBA’s Board of Accountancy to determine that you are eligible.
You must obtain as NTS for BEC, REG, FAR, and AUD. So four Notices to Schedule total. Each NTS is valid for a specific amount of time, and cannot be used once it expires. So remember to schedule your exam appointment soon after obtaining your NTS.
About the CPA Exam
The Uniform Certified Public Accountant Examination or CPA Exam is a computer-based test administered to those who wish to become certified public accountants in the United States. The exam is comprised of four sections: Auditing and Attestation (AUD), Business Environment and Concepts (BEC), Financial Accounting and Reporting (FAR), and Regulation (REG). Each section is scored on a 0-99. A minimum score of 75 is required to pass each section. In total, the exam takes fourteen hours; however, you may select the order in which you take each part of the exam, so long as you complete all parts within 18 months.
The Total Score
Auditing and Attestation (AUD)0-99
Business Environment and Concepts (BEC)0-99
Financial Accounting and Reporting (FAR)0-99
We start off by learning as much as we can about our students so we can deliver a customized tutoring experience. Some of the information we seek includes:
1Are you just now beginning your CPA prep?
2Where are you in your CPA studies?
3Have you taken a CPA section before?
4Have you taken a CPA practice test?
5How did you score?
6Are you struggling with content?
7Are you struggling with strategy?
8What are your best days/times to meet with a CPA tutor?
CPA Exam Sections:
Auditing and Attestation (AUD)- In this section you will be tested on your knowledge of planning the engagement, internal controls, obtaining and documenting information, reviewing engagements and evaluating information and preparing communications.
Business Environment and Concepts (BEC)- In this section, you will be tested on your knowledge of business structures, economic concepts, financial management, information technology, and planning and measurement.
Financial Accounting and Reporting (FAR)- This section of the CPA exam tests your knowledge of concepts and standards for financial statements, typical items in financial statements, specific types of transactions and events, accounting and reporting for governmental agencies, and accounting and reporting for non-governmental and not-for-profit organizations.
Regulation (REG)- This section covers knowledge of ethics and professional responsibility, business law, Federal tax procedures and accounting issues, Federal taxation of property transactions, Federal taxation – individuals, and Federal taxation – entities.
The CPA Ethics Exam is another exam you may have to take separate from the Uniform CPA exams. Check with your state’s accountancy board to find out your state’s requirements regarding ethics exams.
Corporate Partnerships- Here you will find our unique packaged services that are offered to CPA firms across the country, empowering aspiring CPA professionals to gain the necessary skills to earn their certification.
CPA Canada Tutoring – Are you studying to become a Canadian CPA? We can help you get ready and succeed.
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Program – From student to Chartered Financial Analyst, we can help you get there.
More Info & Resources
Free CPA Prep Resources
AICPA offers free CPA practice tests and tutorials online here and here.
The National Associations of State Boards of Accountancy offers various CPA resources online here.
Register to take the exam here.
Read more in-depth of how the CPA is scored here.
Updated: read about the new CPA Exam Blueprints started July 1st 2021
2020 CPA Exam Pass Rates from AICPA
CPA Exam Components
Multiple-choice questions: Multiple-choice questions appear in all four sections of the CPA exam. These questions are based on the topics in the Content Specification Outlines. In each exam section, there are three multiple-choice “testlets,” which are the groups of questions.
Task-based simulations: This type of test component uses simulations of real-world work situations in order to test your knowledge of particular subjects as well as your skills in applying your knowledge to the situation.
Written communications tasks: These tasks require you to use letter or memo format to respond to scenarios concerning topics within the Content Specification Outlines.