Financial Accounting

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Course No: ACCT.5010-082; SIS Class Nbr: 13374; SIS Term: 2810
Course Status: Open

Course Description

An introduction to financial accounting within the context of business transactions and business decisions. This course is a broad introduction to using accounting information from the user's perspective with little emphasis on traditional debits, credits, journal entries and ledgers. Emphasis is placed on preparing and understanding financial statements.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: Matriculated MBA students or MSF or MSEM or MGFB Certificate or PSM or MPA or Doctor of Engineering majors or permission of MBA coordinator.
  • Special Notes: If not currently matriculated in a Manning School of Business program, please contact the MBA Staff at MBA@uml.edu or call 978-934-2848 for permission to take courses.
  • Section Notes: P: MBA, MGFB Certificate, PSM, Doctor of Engineering programs; requires knowledge of excel;
  • Credits: 2;
  • Instructor: Jason Richard
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Fall 2018: Oct 29 to Dec 21
  • Chat Hours: Thu 8-9pm*
  • Course Level: Graduate
  • Tuition: $1310
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

*Chat Hours provide an opportunity for the instructor and students to communicate in "real time". It is an informative and interactive session where course related questions, answers, and discussions take place. While student attendance during chat hours is not required, it is highly recommended. Weekly chat sessions are archived for students who are not able to participate in the live chat sessions at the scheduled times.

Related Programs: Foundations of Business Certificate, M.S. in Engineering Management, Online MBA

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