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CPE Credits for the Specialized Knowledge and Industry Subject Area

A Comprehensive Catalog for Specialized Knowledge CPE Credit

The FAE CPE Store has an extensive library of conferences, seminars, webcasts, and on demand courses that will help you complete your specialized knowledge and industry subject area CPE hours, for both the New York State Education Department (NYSED) and the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA).

Just a few of our Specialized Knowledge CPE Courses include:

  • Annual Update for Controllers - 8 Specialized Knowledge (NYSED) / Specialized Knowledge (NASBA) credits
  • Broker/Dealer Conference - 8 Specialized Knowledge (NYSED) / Specialized Knowledge (NASBA) credits
  • Controller/CFO Update: Hot Topics Facing Today's Financial Professionals - 4 Specialized Knowledge (NYSED) / Finance (NASBA) credits
  • Gaining a Competitive Advantage: Critical Skills for CFOS and Controllers - 4 Specialized Knowledge (NYSED) / Finance (NASBA) credits
  • Health Care Conference - 8 Specialized Knowledge (NYSED) / Specialized Knowledge (NASBA) credits
  • Top 5 Trends in Forecasting and Analytics - 1 Specialized Knowledge / Industries (NYSED) credit

About the Specialized Knowledge and Applications Related to Specialized Industries CPE Subject Area:

This description is provided by the New York State Department of Education (NYSED).  To learn more, please visit:


This subject area focuses on the development of professional skills and knowledge related to specialized industries and business entities. These industries are often identified by the title of an AICPA industry audit guide and employ specialized accounting principles and practices, encounter distinctive tax problems and audit issues, or require unique advisory services.

Individual programs that fall within this category could cover industry specific: accounting and auditing standards; terminology and technology; legislative or regulatory requirements; marketing or distribution systems and issues; economic structures; and sources of financing.


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