Online Annual GAAP Update

Participants will earn 3 CPE, .25 CEU, 2.5 Contact Hours

Field of Study: Accounting (Governmental)

This course is designed to provide an overview of fundamental concepts in GAAP. 

Upon successful completion of this course, the participant will be able to

  • Recall recent pronouncements of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB)

  • Define how the recent pronouncements change financial reporting and enhance the understandability of government financial statements


Prerequisites: None

Who Should Attend? This session is for anyone involved in state or local government, schools or libraries financial management.

Advance Preparation: None 

Program Level: Basic

Delivery Method: QAS Self Study

  • Final exam is required with a minimum score of 70%, one retest is allowed. Should you not pass the second attempt, you will be required to register for the course again.

A search bar is provided above the "Overview" link in the Content section. This allows the participant to look for specific content within the course. In order to do a search, type a term (e.g. "Glossary") and press enter. A list of related content will appear on the screen. 

Complete the course's required online quizzes and exercises within 30 days of receiving the "Welcome" email with course URL, username and password information.


NASBA logoUniversity of Georgia, Carl Vinson Institute of Government, is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:  https://www.nasbaregistry.org


For more information regarding refund, concerns and program cancellation policies, please contact Michele Jurkiewicz at the contact information listed.


January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2021