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

88% 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.

Take our CPA Review course for a spin with a free trial.

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 a full four-part CPA Review course for free? Apply for Surgent’s Student Ambassador Program! Beyond free access to Surgent’s Essentials Pass course, 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

At Surgent, we understand that passing the CPA Exam to become a licensed accountant can be a hard task to handle alone. We’re proud of the in-depth CPA review course we’ve offered to accounting students all over the country, and now we want to do even more to give back to all the accounting majors out there. This scholarship is open to any currently enrolled business students working towards an accounting major and currently attending an accredited college or university within the United States.

Experience a Mock Exam

Surgent is proud to offer a series of four-hour mock CPA Exam sessions to help boost your CPA Exam readiness. Through a simulated CPA Exam, you can get a similar experience to your exam day from the comfort of your own home, and at no cost to you.

Student Webinars Crafted Just For You! 

Surgent is proud to serve as a trusted resource as you progress through your collegiate careers. We offer free webinars that can help you gain valuable career skills on topics like Microsoft Excel and Data Analytics, while also providing insight and advice for job interviews, networking, salary negotiation, and other concepts you need to know as you begin your internships and professional careers. Sign up today to invest in your future.