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IMA Has High Hopes for Higher Education Endorsement Program

Thursday, August 29, 2013

After surveying and reviewing the undergraduate accounting curriculum of many universities and colleges across the United States as well as receiving input from faculty, IMA found that the content being taught at higher-learning institutions was more CPA-oriented – and that accounting programs' management accounting content was dwindling.

In an effort to help ensure undergraduate accounting programs and teaching resources that support the CMA exam program achieve a consistent standard of excellence, the IMA has launched a new initiative, the Higher Education Endorsement Program, to endorse university business programs that provide needed management accounting skills for students. IMA will also help schools develop such programs that enable students to achieve the CMA designation... Read More

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