The Illinois CPA Society values its relationship with high school and college educators. Together we can provide support to those eager to enter the accounting profession and continue its tradition of excellence. Generations entering the workforce ahead are bright, hard working and eager to make a difference. What more could we ask for?

Take advantage of the Illinois CPA Society as a resource for providing information and materials to your students and for acting as a liaison between academia and industry. It’s up to all of us to work together to recruit the best and brightest.

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The Why Accounting? and Be a CPA videos were created to help introduce accounting and the CPA credential as a great option and leave viewers with positive perceptions about the profession. Please use the videos to complement your efforts to increase the pipeline of diverse accounting majors and your efforts to attract high school students, transfer students, or undecided majors into your accounting programs.


Materials Order Form:

The Illinois CPA Society is happy to provide you with resources to promote the accounting profession. Please complete the form below and indicate the quantity of each resource you would like in the space provided.

Non-CPA students can join ICPAS for free! Benefits include scholarship opportunities, career development, and CPA exam resources to become a successful accounting professional.
Everything an individual needs to know to sit for the CPA Exam in Illinois.
Series of posters to promote the CPA credential.
Assortment of pens and and other small giveaways.
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Additional Resources:

  • AICPA’s - This project focused on making it easier for college students and recent graduates to prepare and plan for the journey to becoming a CPA
  • AICPA’s Extra Credit - Newsletter for accounting educators
  • - Explanations and examples of many accounting topics, glossary, plus drills and puzzles for improving or refreshing your financial literacy
  • AICPA's Start Here Go Places - Interactive site with resources for students and educators 
  • Illinois College and University Listing - Guide to 2 and 4 year schools with accounting programs in Illinois 
  • Outstanding Educator Award - Nominate an educator who has made significant contributions to the education of accounting students through their leadership, teaching excellence, and active involvement in the accounting profession