Please note that this is a "text-based", not a "video-based" course. The materials are downloaded by the user, read and absorbed, and then the user takes the review and final assessment online at Illumeo as usual, where, once passed, all CPE is tracked and kept for long-term reference.

This 2-hour course is designed to meet the 2-hour Ethics CPE requirement for Kansas CPAs. It provides an overview of ethical thought along with the core values of the CPA profession. The code of professional conduct regulations promulgated under Article 5 of the Kansas Accountancy Regulations are covered in detail. The AICPA Code of Professional Conduct is also covered in detail. Case studies are utilized throughout the course to emphasize material.

Review Questions and Final Exam are completed under section "Review and Test".

Learning Objectives
  • Recognize ethics from an overall and professional perspective
  • Identify the ethical standards contained in Article 5 of the Kansas Accountancy Regulations  
  • Identify the ethical standards contained in the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct
Last updated/reviewed: March 10, 2024
2 Reviews (3 ratings)


Member's Profile
This is a straightforward class for ethics. It is useful for those who like to see the black and white writing of the rules. There are excerpts from applicable governing bodies that make for great reference material to hold on to.

Anonymous Author
Good ethics course covering the basics of the AICPA Code of Conduct including references to specifics code sections.

Course Complexity: Intermediate

No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.

Education Provider Information
Company: Illumeo, Inc., 75 East Santa Clara St., Suite 1215, San Jose, CA 95113
Contact: For more information regarding this course, including complaint and cancellation policies, please contact our offices at (408) 400- 3993 or send an e-mail to .
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Course Materials
  Kansas Professional EthicsPDF
Review and Test