Do your students have "the right stuff"? IMA Management Accounting Competencies (1 CPE Credit)

When:  Mar 6, 2020 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM (ET)
Associated with  Heartland Regional Council
Kimberly Swanson Church, Ph.D.
Assistand Professor of
Accounting Infomation Systems

University of Missouri-Kansas City
Angela Wheeler Spencer, Ph.D., CPA
Associate Professor
Undergraduate Accounting
Program Coordinator

Oklahoma State University
School of Accounting
Gail Hoover King, Ph.D.
Visiting Professor
Washburn University


Event Description

Join us as Kim Swanson Church, of the University of Missouri-Kansas City, Angela Wheeler Spencer, of Oklahoma State University, and Gail Hoover King, of Washburn University, discuss an engaging learning activity centered on accounting professional competencies. They will explain the activity itself and implementation under a variety of scenarios. This experiential activity will challenge your students to develop improved critical and reflective thinking skills as well as a plan to acquire necessary skills for career success.


Learning Objectives

After this webinar, you will be able to:

  1. Describe the skills necessary for success as an accountant as defined by the profession.
  2. Assess personal levels of competency in skills identified by IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants).
  3. Show your students how to develop a plan to acquire the necessary skills for success as an accounting professional.
  4. Discuss the importance of developing a lifelong learning mindset.