Careers in Accountancy

Resources for Accounting Students

California State Board of Accountancy Includes details concerning California requirements regarding the CPA exam and licensing.

California Society of CPA's  Provides information regarding the practice  of Certified Public Accounting in California.

SEC Official web site of the Securities and Exchange Commission; includes access to EDGAR, the SECs electronic database of SEC filings with corporate reports such as quarterly and  annual financial statements.

AICPA Official web site of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Gleim Publications A website that provides information  to students regarding careers in accounting and various accounting professional  designations.

National Society of Accountants An organization with members who are usually sole practitioners or partners in small to medium size firms.

IMA Official web site of the Institute of Management Accountants.

The CPA Journal Includes archives for 10 years of the journal with a friendly interface for searching the archives.

SmartPros.Com A web site targeted to accounting professionals and students. Select the Students tab from the home page for valuable student information.

Rutgers Accounting Web (RAW) A useful starting point for a variety of accounting related  material, including a link to the FASB.