by Fmeaddons

Professional Ethics for Colorado CPAs (COLE)


Ethical behavior and professional conduct are the backbone of the accounting and auditing profession. Earn your Colorado ethics CPE with this course.

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This course enables Colorado-licensed CPAs to earn the required 4 CPE credits in ethics. This course covers an overview of ethical thought, as well as how ethics applies to accounting professionals.

Major Topics

  • This course is designed to meet the four (4) hour ethics CPE requirement for Colorado CPAs.  It provides an overview of ethical thought along with the core values of the CPA profession and the application of these values to ethical reasoning.  The applicable rules and regulations promulgated by the Colorado State Board of Public Accountancy found in 3 CCR -705-1 Chapter 9 Rules of Professional Conduct 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. This course does NOT meet the 2 hour CR&R requirement.

Learning Objectives

  • Define ethics from an overall and professional perspective
  • Describe the ethical standards contained in the Colorado State Board of Public Accountancy Chapter 9 rules
  • Describe the ethical standards contained in the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct

Designed For

All Colorado-licensed CPAs wishing to meet the 4-hour ethics CPE requirement.



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State Board Accreditation