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Free Student Membership

You read that right. Membership is free for students. Save on exam resources, apply for scholarships, and explore the endless accounting career opportunities.  

It Pays to Become a CPA

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ENDLESS CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

From a Fortune 500 corporation, to a pro sports team, or even owning your own business, you can do it with accounting.

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COMPETITIVE SALARY

 

Accounting majors earn more than the average college graduate, and CPAs earn up to 15% more.

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INCREASING DEMAND

Available jobs in the accounting field are expected to increase 11% by 2024, which is higher than any other profession.

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JOB SECURITY

This industry is recession proof. Every type of business needs an accountant, so you'll never be without.



Opportunities to get involved with OSCPA

Leadership Opportunities

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ACAP-Ohio

ACAP-Ohio provides the opportunity for a select group of students to explore careers in accounting and business. Participants typically spend a week on a college campus, but will be offered virtually during the pandemic. This innovative career development program is designed specifically for high school students in underrepresented racial and ethnic groups.

Date: June 14-17
Time: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. each day.
Location: In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, ACAP-Ohio 2021 will be held virtually.
Cost: There is no cost for students to attend.

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CPA Camp

CPA Camp

The Careers in Professional Accounting Camp (CPA Camp) is a one and a half day program for underrepresented high school students in the Greater Cleveland area who are interested in exploring careers in accounting and business. CPA. This innovative career development program is designed specifically for high school students in underrepresented racial and ethnic groups.

When: In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, CPA Camp 2020 has been canceled.
Where: Cleveland State University, Monte Ahuja College of Business 
Cost: There is no cost for students to attend.

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High School Accounting Career Days

High School Accounting Career Days

High School Accounting Career Days are half-day events that bring local high school students together on a college campus to learn about the accounting major and CPA careers. Local CPAs serve as speakers and share insights into the profession and explain the variety of career paths available. College accounting majors encourage students to follow their path and also share advice related to the transition from high school to college.

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