CPA Board Exam Results released; 2,130 new certified public accountants

More than forty percent (40%) or 2,130 out of the total of 5,259 hopefuls passed the licensure examination for Certified Public Accountant (CPA) held last May 15, 16, 22 and 23, 2011 in Manila, Cebu, Davao, Baguio, Iloilo, Cagayan De Oro and Legazpi, the Professional Regulation Commission announced on Tuesday.

The complete results are posted here.

Marwin Baldevia, a graduate from St. Paul's Business School in Palo, Leyte, topped the exam garnering the rating of 92.14%, followed by Antonio Sanchez Jr. from the University of San Jose-Recoletos at second place with a 92.00% rating, while Seodel Hearty Pilapil came in third place after getting the rating of 92.86%. The latter is from San Beda College.

View the rest of topnotchers here.

PRC said that the registration for the issuance of the passers' Professional Identification Card (ID) and Certificate of Registration will start on Wednesday, June 1, 2011.

The oathtaking ceremony will be held at the Plenary Hall of the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC), Roxas Boulevard in Pasay City on Friday, July 8, 2011, the commission added.