The mission of APLG is to stimulate excellence in accounting education through outstanding leadership of accounting programs.
The goals of the APLG include:
Excellence in accounting program leadership—to increase the effectiveness of professional educators responsible for leadership of accounting education programs;
Continuous improvement in accounting education—to assist accounting program leaders in the continuous improvement of their programs, through research, networking, and communications;
Excellence in accounting education programs—to influence and support high quality in the design and delivery of accounting education, including participation in the accounting accreditation process; and
Organizational and financial integrity—maintain an organization responsive to the needs of key stakeholders, developing and managing the financial resources necessary to fulfill APLG's mission.