Accounting Assets – CPA Exam Success


Phil Pagel, a Minnesota School of Business-Rochester Alum, passed the Certified Public Accountant Examination in late 2011. Phil graduated from MSB Rochester Early Fall, 2010, with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting. Phil Pagel is currently employed with Alan Anderson, a Chartered CPA Firm. Phil was assisted by Exam Matrix computer base resources in preparation for the CPA four part examination. He also researched the components and design of the exams via the AICPA Website. Phil made the commitment of pursuing completion of the CPA examination in 2010 and accomplished his goal in just over a year. Phil offered advice to future accountants interested in taking the CPA exams, “Be sure to allot designated time for studying and preparation for each part of the exam and not to rush into scheduling the exams back to back.”