Surgent for Students

Surgent supports you along your journey to becoming an accounting or finance professional. Our exam preparation courses equip you to take industry credentialing exams with confidence and for career success beyond an academic degree.

Confidently Pass Your CPA Exam Faster with Surgent

Are you looking for an exam review course that prepares you to pass the first time? Here are just a few reasons why Surgent is the only exam review course you will need:

Benefits for Students

92% pass rate (30+ points over the national average)*.

Comprehensive, up-to-date content including 350+ video lectures from engaging instructors, over 7,700 multiple-choice questions, and over 400 task-based simulations.

Award-winning adaptive technology that can cut study time in half.


ReadySCORE™, the industry’s only measure of CPA Exam readiness. View your ReadySCORE cumulatively, by question type, by content area and topic, as well as at every stage of your studies.

Unlimited course access until you pass and a pass guarantee.

*Results are based on students who reach at least a 75% ReadySCORE
across all content groups, topics, and question types.

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Access Student Discounts on Exam Review Courses

Surgent offers exclusive discounts just for students on all exam review courses, not just CPA Review. Take advantage of lower pricing while you are still in school.

Surgent Exam Review Programs

  • CPA (Certified Public Accountant)
  • CMA (Certified Management Accountant)
  • EA (Enrolled Agent)
  • SIE (Securities Industry Essentials)
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Leverage Surgent Payment Plans

We understand that purchasing an exam review course can be a big financial decision. Surgent makes exam review courses affordable through our partnership with Affirm. You could have monthly payments as low as $84 per month and peace of mind. To get started, select ‘Affirm’ under ‘Payment Details’ at checkout.

Join Our Student Ambassador Community

Are you looking for a way to boost your resume and get access to a review course for free? Apply for Surgent’s Student Ambassador Program! Beyond free access to Surgent’s Essentials Pass courses, this program is a great addition to your resume—and Student Ambassadors receive swag, cash prizes, gift cards, and networking opportunities with accounting industry professionals.

Apply for Surgent’s Scholarship Program

Surgent is proud to offer a semi-annual scholarship award to students aspiring to a career in accounting or financial services.  This scholarship is open to any currently enrolled business students working towards an accounting or finance major and currently attending an accredited college or university within the United States.