Managerial Accounting Course

Course Description

This course focuses on helping students differentiate managerial accounting, its uses, and applications from their experience in financial accounting. Students will learn terminology, operational strategies, and problem-solving techniques utilized by management accountants, and learn to apply them to real-world management decisions.

Course Objectives

By the end of the course, online Master of Business Administration students will be able to:

  • Define and explain the terminology and expressions that are used by management accountants
  • Demonstrate understanding of cost behavior in making production decisions and improving operational efficiency within an organization
  • Demonstrate problem-solving skills relative to managerial accounting cases
  • Explain cost behavior and its role in the decision-making process within the organization
  • Prepare budgets, and describe their role in the decision-making process and incentive planning within an organization.