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By reaching students at critical points in their education, the Foundation plays an important role in advancing and diversifying the CPA profession by attracting talented individuals.


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The Foundation at Work:

  • Feb 18, 2016

    Student Ambassador profile: Ethan Keleman

    The Ohio CPA Foundation’s Student Ambassadors give students a better understanding of rewarding career opportunities that come with an accounting degree and the CPA credential.
  • Feb 16, 2016

    This is the formula for a successful CPA exam candidate

    We know the CPA exam is tough. So tough that roughly 40% of exam takers drop out before completing the process. What distinguishes the successful candidate from the drop outs? NASBA’s James Suh conducts research to find out.
  • Feb 16, 2016

    Foundation scholarships fund future CPAs

    Stephen Fleischer always knew he wanted to major in accounting. After taking a high school accounting class and learning about the profession from a few family members, he entered The Ohio State University as a declared accounting major. He’s been focused on maximizing his education ever since.
  • Feb 16, 2016

    Student Ambassadors lead grassroots campaign to build the CPA pipeline

    In an election year, grassroots organizing can be the difference between a political candidate’s success or failure. Since 2002, The Ohio CPA Foundation has been employing a similar strategy in recruiting the best and brightest students to the accounting profession through its Student Ambassador program.
  • Jan 28, 2016

    The program that convinces students to major in accounting

    Sometimes all it takes is one person, or one event, to change a life’s direction. Such was the case for Jason Grant, currently a freshman at The Ohio State University and a graduate of the Accounting Careers Awareness Program (ACAP-Ohio) in the summer of 2015.