CPE for CPA Comparison Grid

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Overall Rating

Overall Cost

Bottom LineLowest CostBest OverallGreat User ExperienceFull FeaturedLow CostGood All AroundStrong Webinar SelectionA la Carte Only
Courses & CPE
On-Demand Courses1301108456610284641531422
Live WebinarsNoYesYes, extra feeYes, extra feeYes, extra feeYes, extra feeYes, extra feeYes, extra fee
Ethics Courses2857412456401954
CPE TypesCPA, EACPA, CPD-IES7, CMA, CFE, CGFM, YB, CIA, CRMA, CPP, FPC, CTP, FP&A, CRISC, CISA, CIST, CRFS, others CPA, CTEC, EA, YB, CFPCPA, EA, CTEC, OTRP, CFP, CFECPA, EA, RTRPCPA, EA, CTEC, CFPCPA, EA, YBCPA, CFP, CTEC, EA
User Features
Compliance MonitorNoYes, additional paid featureNoYes, additional paid featureNoYes, additional paid featureYes, additional paid featureNo
Course Ratings & ReviewsNoYesYesNoNoRatings onlyYesNo
Course TypesText onlyVideo & textVideo & textVideo & textText onlyVideo & textVideo & textVideo & text
Mobile-friendly siteNoYesYesYesNoNoNoYes
User Interface

Instructor interactionNoOn-demand and WebinarWebinars onlyWebinars onlyWebinars onlyWebinars onlyWebinars onlyWebinars only
Micro-certificationsNo191NoNo623No
Instructor BiosNoYesNoYesNoNoNoYes
Firm/Company Features
User Management for firms/companiesNoYesYesYesNoYesYesYes
User Reporting for firms/companiesNoYesYesYesNoYesYesYes
Integratable with HRIS, LMS and other systemsNoYesNoYesNoNoNoNo
Cost
Free TrialNoYesNoYesYesYesYesNo
Cost (unlimited package with all upgrades)$198 $299$799 $859 $347 $519 $1,118 a la carte only
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