Professor Theresa Hammond Quoted in Bloomberg News Story on CPA Exam Changes

Professor of Accounting Theresa Hammond spoke with Bloomberg News about changes to the CPA exam which critics say may further disadvantage first-generation, Black, and Hispanic college students.

Some students struggle to imagine what more they could accomplish when graduation from college is itself a major achievement, Hammond notes. "So to actually put themselves through the extra stress of the accounting major and then also to have the fifth year, that’s a bridge too far.”

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