ERIC Number: ED127450
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
Have You Considered Accounting? Opportunities for Women Are Expanding. Career Options Series for Undergraduate Women.
This booklet is part of a set of self-guidance publications prepared by Catalyst, a national nonprofit organization. It is written specifically for undergraduate women to help them bring their aspirations into focus, develop realistic career goals and plan for career options in fields which, at the managerial and professional levels, have been traditionally male-dominated. The booklet covers the spectrum of positions within the field of accounting, educational preparation, and the employment outlook during the next decade as well as interviews with individuals who have achieved success in the field. The booklet also addresses other issues facing young women today, such as the right to make independent choices and to gain autonomy, and the importance of informed and imaginative planning. Major topics are: "Portrait of an Accountant,""Career Options,""Educational Preparation,""The Employment Outlook,""Talking with Women Students about Accounting,""Lifestyle Options." Numerous photographs are included to supplement the text. (TA)
Descriptors: Accountants, Accounting, Career Choice, Career Opportunities, Career Planning, College Students, Employed Women, Employment Opportunities, Females, Higher Education, Job Application, Labor Market, Occupational Information, Professional Occupations
Catalyst, 14 East 60th Street, New York, New York 10022 ($1.95)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: International Paper Company Foundation, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: Catalyst, New York, NY.
Note: For related documents, see CE 007 625-629