Future Accounting Education:
Preparing for the Expanding Profession

Executive Summary


Part I.

The Expanding Profession


Features of the Expanding Profession
Implications for Accounting Education

Part II.

The Current State of Accounting Education


Program Types and Diversity
The Curriculum
The Teaching Process
Accounting and the University at Large
Continuing Professional Education

Part III.

The Future Scope, Content, and Structure of Accounting Education


Scope, Content, and Structure
Faculty, Administrative and Professional Concerns

Appendix A.

An Illustrative Conceptual Framework for Future Accounting Education: An Information Development and Dissemination Structure

Appendix B.

A Plan for Implementation by the Year 2000

Resources on Change in Accounting Education