Title

High School Guidance Counselors' Perceptions of the Profession

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2002

Publication Source

CPA Journal

Volume

72

Issue

5

Inclusive pages

73-74

ISBN/ISSN

07328435

Abstract

Focuses on a 2000 Taylor Report regarding the attitudes of high school guidance counselors toward the accounting profession in the U.S. Decrease in the percentage of high school students choosing to major in accounting; Reasons for the declining interest in accounting; Ways of improving counselors' perceptions of the profession.

Keywords

accountants, Slaubaugh, Pollock, Papiernik

Disciplines

Accounting