Accounting Information for Management Decisions

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Course No: ACCT.6010-063; SIS Class Nbr: 10947

Course Description

Prerequisite: Student must be matriculated and must have completed foundation core courses. Focuses on the manager's view as opposed to the accountant's view of the decision process and related quantitative and qualitative information needs. The course material examines accounting information that will achieve faster, better, and cheaper operations. New strategic cost management models, such as ABC and target costing, are explored and contrasted with traditional cost approaches.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: Pre-req: MBA; Foundation Core.
  • Special Notes: If not currently matriculated in a Manning School of Business program, please contact the MBA staff at or call 978-934-2848 for permission to take courses.
  • Section Notes: P: MSA students; matriculated MBA students with completed MBA Foundation Core
  • Credits: 3;
  • Instructor: Edgar Carter
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Fall 2016: Sep 01 to Nov 05
  • Course Level: Graduate
  • Tuition: $1890
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: Online MBA, M.S. in Finance

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