Today’s accounting graduates are tasked with learning new technologies at a more rapid pace, dealing with larger datasets, and solving more complex problems earlier on in their careers than their predecessors did.
Advanced Filter allows you to generate a unique list of items and extract those items to another place in your worksheet or workbook.
When analyzing grades (especially for a large class) the COUNTIF function in Excel can be extremely helpful.
Learn about some of the assignments and activities that won AICPA Effective Learning Strategies Educator Awards this year.
Having ESG knowledge can set graduates apart. Get students excited about this emerging area of accounting.
Did you know that you can edit PDF documents in Microsoft Word? Simply open a PDF document in Word.
The right apps can improve online discussions, group work, and student feedback.
Here are some ways accounting faculty have rethought tests and quizzes to promote critical thinking.
Three leaders in the accounting profession share how the profession should think about future-proofing itself and growing its pipeline of candidates.
Pique students’ interest in accounting with a subject relevant to their lives.
Four accounting and academic experts offer advice on teaching this all-important topic.
Hear why the AICPA is backing proposed legislation that would categorize accounting as a STEM career; also, get the scoop on the “Dirty Dozen” tax scams.
The AICPA and the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) have launched the CPA Evolution Model Curriculum (CPAEMC), a recommended blueprint for an accounting program designed to help educators prepare graduates for the changing demands of the CPA profession.
Here are some ways accounting departments and faculty can integrate technology throughout the curriculum to better prepare graduates to meet the needs of the profession.
A study of accounting students revealed that more resilient students had stronger mental health and were less likely to experience burnout. Kenneth J. Smith, CPA, one of the study’s authors, observes that resilience is a skill that can be learned.
The Camera tool is a handy function that allows you and your students to see how part of one spreadsheet changes in real time when you make changes to another.
Professors can shape a student’s experiences, influencing whether students take a course or pursue a career because the person at the front of the classroom looks like them. The first Black CPA Ph.D.s have played an important role in attracting generations of future Black CPAs.
Learn three simple formatting tricks to make column headings – or other cells – more readable in Excel.
As students search out their own career paths, faculty can help by preparing them for both virtual and in-person career events.
Jan Taylor-Morris, academic in residence at the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants, representing AICPA & CIMA, gives answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about the CPA Evolution Model Curriculum launching this June.