California CPA Licensure Requirements

1. Pass the CPA Exam 
2. Education Requirement - 150 Semester Hours
3. Experience Requirement - One year of general experience, which may include 500+ attest hours for those who want to sign attest reports.

California Board of Accountancy

CPA Exam Application and Licensing Application:
http://www.dca.ca.gov/cba/applicants/index.shtml


Educational Requirements for CPA Licensure:
http://www.dca.ca.gov/cba/applicants/tip_sheet.pdf