Welcome to the CGFO Updates. For more information, visit our CGFO home page. If you wish to speak to the CGFO administrator, please contact Tristan Gideon


CGFO Exams/Study Guide Update
06/14/2022
The CGFO Committee is always striving to keep exam content and study guides current. In August of 2021 the following study guides and exams were reviewed and revised. These changes have not been in effect, but will begin starting today, June 14, 2022.
Exams
  • Public Finance
  • Budgeting and Capital Planning
Study Guides
  • Public Finance
  • Budgeting and Capital Planning

Register now for July 15 Virtual Exam
06/14/2022

See Exam Schedule


Register now for May 27 Virtual Exam
05/03/2022

See Exam Schedule


Register now for March 25 Virtual Exam
02/23/2022

See Exam Schedule


2022 Exam Schedule Now Available!
02/07/2022

See Exam Schedule or Calendar.


Register Now for Fall Conference CGFO Exam on November 3!
09/23/2021
Dear CGFO Candidates,
Registration for the fall conference CGFO exam is now open! Please note, this exam will be offered on-site and must be taken in person. There will be no online option for this exam (please see FAQ below for details).
Date: November 3, 2021, 2:00 – 4:30 p.m.
Where: Texas A&M Hotel & Conference Center, Traditions Room, 2nd Floor, College Station
Optional Study Group: 10:00 a.m. – Noon, Traditions Room, 2nd Floor
FAQ
Why is this exam in-person and not online?
All exams that correspond with the GFOAT Fall or Spring Conference will be held onsite at the conference venue.
Do I need to attend the 2021 GFOAT Fall Conference to take this exam?
No. Although participation in the conference is encouraged, the exam is an individual event and can be registered for separately.
Will there be future online exams?
Yes, all non-conference exams will continue with the online format throughout the year.

Register Now for CGFO Exam on August 27!
07/02/2021

Registration is now open for the August 27 Virtual CGFO Exam. The registration deadline is August 27, 2021 by 5:00 p.m.

Register


Register Now for CGFO Exam on June 25!
05/04/2021

Registration is now open for the June 25 Virtual CGFO Exam. The registration deadline is June 18, 2021 by 5:00 p.m.

Register


Register Now for CGFO Exam on April 12!
03/04/2021

Registration for the April 12 Virtual CGFO Exam is now closed.

Registration Closed


CGFO Exam Postponed
02/16/2021

Dear CGFO Candidates:

The exam scheduled for February 19, 2021 has been postponed due to widespread power outage across the state. The exam has been rescheduled for March 1, 2021. To register for this exam, click on the link below. The registration deadline has been extended to February 22. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact CGFO Administrator, Tristan Gideon.

Stay safe, and stay warm!

REGISTER NOW! – Deadline: 02/22/2021


Register Now for CGFO Exam on February 19!
01/04/2021

Registration for the February 19 Virtual CGFO Exam is now open!

REGISTER NOW! 


Continuing Education Reporting Deadline Extended
12/08/2020

The deadline to report your CEUs has been extended a full calendar year for all CGFOs. If your deadline was December 31, 2020, it is now December 31, 2021, and so on. If you have already reported 75 CEUs for your current tracking period, CEUs reported in 2021 will carry over to your next tracking period. Your CGFO and GFOAT membership dues remain on the current schedule, and there will be no extensions.


CGFO Candidacy Extended
12/08/2020

The deadline to complete your certification has been extended a full calendar year for all current CGFO candidates.