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 professional ethics CPE requirement for Missouri CPAs. It provides an overview of ethical thought along with the core values of the CPA profession. Selected statutes of the Missouri Accountancy Act and applicable rules promulgated under the Missouri State Board of Accountancy Regulations found in Title 20, Division 2010, Chapters 3 - 4 of the Missouri Code of State 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 subject matter.

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

Learning Objectives
  • Identify and define ethics from an overall and professional perspective.
  • Recognize the ethical standards contained in the Missouri Accountancy Act and the Missouri State Board of Accountancy rules.
  • Recognize the ethical standards contained in the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct.
Last updated/reviewed: March 22, 2024
5 Reviews (29 ratings)


Member's Profile
This provides a deep review of professional ethics. There is a lot of detail and some good examples and case studies. Review questions are provided throughout the course to test what you are learning.

Anonymous Author
Great consolidated lesson covering the Missouri Ethics highlights and deep dive examples.

Member's Profile
Lots of reading. Took more than six hours, but is was thorough.

Anonymous Author
In depth review of ethical standards in Missouri, thank you.

Anonymous Author
Thorough course on ethics and they impact Missouri CPA's.

Course Complexity: Intermediate

No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.

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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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