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Accounting Degree

North Iowa Area Community College
Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2017 USA Mason City

Are you interested in transferring to a four-year college or university and earning a bachelor’s degree? Students may wish to earn an Associate of Arts and apply their studies toward a bachelor’s degree in a business-related field at a four-year college or university. Students need courses that will facilitate their transfer to four-year institutions of their choice. Please consult with a NIACC counselor for... [+]

Course Studies in Economics in North America 2017. Accounting Degree Are you interested in transferring to a four-year college or university and earning a bachelor’s degree? Students may wish to earn an Associate of Arts and apply their studies toward a bachelor’s degree in a business-related field at a four-year college or university. Students need courses that will facilitate their transfer to four-year institutions of their choice. Please consult with a NIACC counselor for assistance in determining a schedule to meet your goal. The Business Division’s highest priority is to assist students in reaching their individual educational goals. Each instructor is dedicated to providing the highest quality instruction to facilitate this process. First Semester ENG-105 Composition I MAT-102 Intermediate Algebra* BCA-101 Intro to Computers and Information Systems Humanities class Social Science Class SDV-199 College Essentials Second Semester ENG-106 Composition II MAT-140 Finite Math (if needed)*** Humanities Class Science class ACC-111 Intro to Accounting (if needed or elective) Third Semester ACC-121 Principles of Accounting I ECN-120 Principles of Macroeconomics MAT-156 Intro to Statistics SPC-112 Public Speaking General Education Elective** Fourth Semester ACC-122 Principles of Accounting II ECN-130 Principles of Microeconomics MAT-161 Business Statistics Humanities class General Education Elective* *Appropriate math level needed before enrolling in any math class. **See NIACC catalog for list of General Education courses. ***Check with transfer institution. Note: Please check with transfer institution for their specific requirements or check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for further transfer planning. AA Degree meets the General Education Requirements for the College... [-]

GMAT Admissions Test Preparation

Manhattan Prep: GMAT, GRE, LSAT Test Prep
Campus or Online Part time September 2017 USA East Village

Experience a better way to prep for the GMAT. At Manhattan Prep, we believe test prep should be real education that prepares you not just for the test, but also for the challenges you’ll face as you earn your MBA and advance your career. [+]

Pick your best GMAT prep No matter how you like to learn or how much time you have before test day, we have plenty of prep options to get you ready. Prep your way - Available study options GMAT Boot Camp 35 hours of instruction in 2 weeks Available in-person or online Comprehensive study in an accelerated timeline Live GMAT Course – online or in person 27 hours of live instruction Online or in-person classes Ideal for 2+ months before test Interact™ GMAT Course 35+ interactive video lessons on demand Includes all of our books and online resources Ideal for comprehensive self-paced study Private Tutoring 1-on-1 personalized instruction Available in-person and online Ideal for study tailored to your skill level Watch a GMAT study session now [-]

Finance Training Courses

TrainUp
Campus or Online Full time Part time September 2017 USA McKinney

Offering 2706 Finance training courses from 231 training providers including Lorman Education, NBI, Inc., SkillSoft. Browse instructor-led and virtual Finance training seminars along with a variety of self-paced classes. [+]

Course Studies in Economics in North America 2017. Financial Training Classes and Seminars Offering 2706 Finance training courses from 231 training providers including Lorman Education, NBI, Inc., SkillSoft. Browse instructor-led and virtual Finance training seminars along with a variety of self-paced classes. Offering 1468 online e-learning Finance courses, available either online, CD/DVD, printed course manuals or recorded webcasts. TrainUp.com also offers the ability to request in-house or onsite Finance courses or train-the-trainer curriculum programs. Almost every firm, government agency, and organization has one or more financial departments who oversee the preparation of financial reports, investment activities, payroll, accounting, bookkeeping and implementing cash management strategies. As computers are increasingly used to record and organize data, many financial departments are spending more time developing strategies and implementing the long-term goals of their organization. Since 1999, banks, insurance companies, and brokerage firms have been allowed to broaden their financial services. As a result, the demand for financial training has increased. Eventually business always comes down to making money. Only those companies that can bring in enough revenue to offset their costs will survive long enough to thrive. This fact gives finance and accounting a central role in all of commerce. Every business no matter how big or how small must put some effort into its finances, whether that amounts to a finance department at a multinational corporation or a small business owner sitting down to pay bills and balance accounts. Over time, finance has spawned a variety of different industries with the sole... [-]

Finance and Accounting for the Nonfinancial Executive

Stanford Graduate School of Business
Campus Part time 1 week April 2018 USA Stanford Singapore Santa Cruz United Arab Emirates Dubai Argentina Buenos Aires Brazil São Paulo + 9 more

The course covers the core concepts of both finance and accounting, including terminology and assumptions, valuation, financial statements, and distinguishing income from cash flow. [+]

Income statement, balance sheet, cash flow, ratio, variable, EVA, LIFO, FIFO — for many executives, the terms of accounting and finance seem like a foreign language. What do these terms mean and how do they relate to your role in your organization? How do your decisions affect your organization’s profitability? Most important, how can you utilize these concepts to become a greater asset to your company? Content OverviewFinance and Accounting for the Nonfinancial Executive has been carefully crafted by leading faculty to eliminate the mystery behind the numbers and to help executives become informed and strategic users of accounting and financial data. The course covers the core concepts of both finance and accounting, including terminology and assumptions, valuation, financial statements, and distinguishing income from cash flow. The curriculum examines specific accounting methods and demonstrates how these choices affect earnings. Participants learn how to analyze financial reports, identify trends, and study competitors. Key takeaways :- Frameworks and tools for understanding the concepts, terms, and techniques of accounting and finance - Broad overview of the emerging global marketplace and the role your company plays within it - Insight from leading faculty and financial and accounting experts who can translate complex theory into practical, understandable terms ... [-]


Finance & Accounting for Non-Financial Executives

University of Washington Foster School of Business
Campus Part time 3 days May 2018 USA Seattle South Korea Seoul San Francisco + 3 more

Learn the key accounting and finance principles you need to interpret and analyze your company's financial data to make better business decisions. Improve your ability to communicate financial information, understand and evaluate financial performance and make better strategic business decisions. [+]

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Successful managers know how their decisions affect company profitability. Finance & Accounting for Non-Financial Executives provides the experienced, non-financial manager with an understanding of the numbers side of business. In this certificate program you will learn how to use financial information in real-life management situations.

 

This three-day seminar introduces essential financial management techniques for effective decision-making and provides executives with a solid understanding of corporate finance. It equips non-financial managers with a comprehensive working knowledge of financial principles and a strong foundation in financial management analysis. Participants learn to interpret crucial financial data in ways that enable them to improve their personal effectiveness and make a more productive corporate contribution. The program also gives participants the opportunity to meet with peers, share experiences and expand their business knowledge.... [-]


The Essentials of Finance and Accounting for Non-Financial Managers

Cox School of Business, Southern Methodist University
Campus Part time 3 days November 2017 USA Dallas

This three-day program will provide you with a better understanding of the numbers side of your business. [+]

Understanding the NumbersThis three-day program will provide you with a better understanding of the numbers side of your business. The first day of the program begins at the most fundamental level and introduces basic accounting terminology and concepts. The three primary financial statements - the Balance Sheet, Income Statement, and Statement of Cash Flows - are described in detail. Differences between cash and accrual-based accounting are highlighted. Then, participants together construct and interpret a set of financial statements.Day two of the course builds on these fundamental principles, demonstrating how to use financial statement data to evaluate financial performance and how to forecast future resource needs. The day ends with an introduction to capital budgeting and project decision-making techniques.The final day moves into the realm of Managerial Accounting. Here, the focus will be on using relevant cost and financial data to make better business decisions. The course concludes with a discussion of performance metrics and management control systems.Who Should Attend- Managers at all levels who work in non-financial areas - Technical managers with profit-loss and/or budget responsibilities - Individuals targeted for promotion - Anyone needing an introductory look at financial basics and financial statements Key Topics* Fundamental Accounting and Finance Concepts - Learning the basic terms and concepts necessary to grasp the numbers side of your business - Understanding the accounting process, its role in the organization and its role in the overall economy - How accounting and finance procedures impact business decisions * An Introduction to Financial Statements - The... [-]


Computerized Accounting

IBT College
Campus Full time 26 weeks September 2017 Canada Toronto

The Computerized Accounting course provides students with hands-on training in the key areas of financial and management accounting, as well as in the implementation and operation of a computerized accounting system. Graduates will have the necessary skills to enter the world of accounting. [+]

Course Studies in Economics in North America 2017. The Computerized Accounting course provides students with hands-on training in the key areas of financial and management accounting, as well as in the implementation and operation of a computerized accounting system. Graduates will have the necessary skills to enter the world of accounting. They will have the complete skill set to maintain accounting books, both manually and on a computerized system. Students will also be trained to implement internal controls and management accounting systems, such as budgeting, cash flows, and break-even analysis, for use in both small and large businesses. Main Modules MS Word MS Excel MS PowerPoint MS Access Outlook Bookkeeping and Accounting 1-2 Accpac Simply Accounting Quickbooks Our Graduates Find Employment As Accounting Clerks Payroll Supports Accounting Administrative Assistants Office Managers and more The Computerized Accounting diploma is a registered and approved program and it takes 26 weeks to complete. Co-op placement as well as job search assistance is available to all graduates. Admission Requirements Applicants must have a Canadian high school diploma of grade 12 or equivalent, or apply as mature students (18 years of age or older) AND pass the Scholastic Entrance Exam administered by IBT College. An assessment interview is also required for some of the courses prior to being accepted into the chosen course. Financial Aid IBT College offers flexible monthly payment plans with no interest. Students may apply for a student line of credit through major financial institutions or through contacting IBT College's representative at... [-]

Accounting Program

Montreal Technical College (MTC)
Campus Full time September 2017 Canada Montreal

This course offers a realistic vision of the accountant trade. It presents the various tasks in accounting and provides information on the program as a whole. [+]

Objective of program To develop the following competencies necessary to practice the employment: research and exchange of information produce tables and graphs design the visual format of a document related to accounting handle requests regarding labour laws organize and process data related to a company’s resources insure efficiency of work. Develop the following competencies necessary to communicate, verbally or in writing, in the work place: write correspondence related to accounting in both English and French interact in various professional situations communicate in English in an Accounting context. To develop the skills necessary to complete accounting tasks: to interact in various professional situations to calculate and prepare the bills, invoices, receipts, payments, etc. of a business to manage the petty cash to produce the payroll to calculate prices to accurately complete and verify work for daily accounting tasks to complete end of fiscal period and end of year tasks to produce income tax forms. Career opportunities : accounting clerk Accounting Assistant Accounting Technician Bookrunner Payroll clerk Clerks Purchasing and Inventory You’re in the right field of work if you: Are highly organized and enjoy responsibilities Possess an aptitude for communication Work well under pressure Are detail-oriented and rigorous Demonstrate good judgment and a strong ethical sense Workplaces : Small, medium and large companies Public or private businesses Self-employed workers The advantages of studying in Collège Supérieur de Montréal This course gives you access to: A short 1-year training program Program recognized by the le Ministère de l’Éducation, de l’Enseignement Supérieur et... [-]

Finance and Accounting for the Nonfinancial Executive

Columbia Business School
Campus Part time 5 days April 2018 USA New York Japan Tokyo United Arab Emirates Dubai Switzerland St.Gallen + 6 more

This course enables you to understand and analyze financial reports, cost allocation methods and activity-based costing. [+]

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Finance and Accounting for the Nonfinancial Executive is a five-day program that blends broad financial principles with practical applications. It enables you to understand and analyze financial reports, cost allocation methods, and activity-based costing. You'll grasp the intricacies of your organization's finances so that you can fully collaborate with financial managers and accountants.

 

No previous knowledge of accounting and finance is necessary for you to take this lively and interactive program. It provides you with everything you need to understand the "numbers" side of your business. If you are already familiar with finance it will serve as an excellent refresher course... [-]


Basics of Options, Futures, and other Derivatives

University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Campus Part time 3 days September 2017 USA Chicago Philadelphia United Kingdom London Spain Madrid Singapore + 7 more

The purpose of this course is to help managers gain a thorough understanding of what financial derivatives are, how they work, how they are used. [+]

The purpose of this course is to help financial managers, general managers, senior functional managers, and other nonfinancial managers gain a thorough understanding of what financial derivatives are, how they work, how they are used, and how to measure the risks and rewards associated with them.

 

While using and trading derivatives can add enormous value to a firm, a lack of understanding of risk management techniques can easily lead to disaster. It is, therefore, vital for financial and nonfinancial firms to be knowledgeable about the latest tools, tactics, and strategies for risk management.

 

Program Goals

You will leave this course with a solid and immediately useful understanding of:... [-]


General Business

Fanshawe College
Campus Part time September 2017 Canada London

Expand your business knowledge and prepare for positions of greater responsibility. Study specialized areas of business not previously encountered and learn skills necessary for competent decision making in today's rapidly changing business environment. [+]

Course Studies in Economics in North America 2017. Expand your business knowledge and prepare for positions of greater responsibility. Study specialized areas of business not previously encountered and learn skills necessary for competent decision making in today's rapidly changing business environment. Learning Outcomes The graduate has reliably demonstrated the ability to: Apply business concepts to solve common business problems and situations. Create and explain financial process and data. Recognize common legal and ethical issues facing today's businesses. Evaluate the challenges and risks associated with small business management. Create a business plan. Identify and apply customer service strategies. Compare a number of techniques necessary to enhance communications in organizations. Describe the implications of the global market on business. Describe the effect of personality profiles and behavior in organizations. Discuss the basic elements of the marketing planning process and examine the information required to make effective marketing decisions. Identify the effect and role of information technology on today's businesses. Describe the issues that one may face in a diverse team. Courses Available for Registration Principles of Accounting 1 Business Math Leadership in Organizations Organizational Business Communication Business Microcomputer Applications Program Requirements Level 1 Credits Group 1 ACCT-1100 Principles of Accounting 1 SOSC-1013 Social Media & Society LAWS-3018 Ethics & Law MKTG-1012 Principles of Marketing 1 MATH-1052 Business Math MGMT-3005 Strategic HR Management BUSI-1070 Small Business Ownership Group 2 MGMT-3010 Leadership in Organizations MGMT-3041 Organizational Behaviour Group 3 ECON-1002 Economics 1 ECON-1005 Economics 2 FINA-1031 Financial Management Applications ECON-1019 Contemporary Issues in Economics... [-]

Corporate Financial Strategies for Creating Shareholder Value

Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University
Campus Part time 5 days September 2017 USA Evanston Midland + 1 more

Through lectures, cases, discussions, and a review of current research results, you explore important questions and help find farsighted answers as to what investments you should make, what companies you should acquire, what should be divested, and what the impact of financing strategy is on your bottom line. [+]

Build shareholder value by strategically planning and integrating financing and investment decisions. In this program, senior faculty in the Kellogg School of Management’s Finance Department and other leading experts bring real-world and academic experience to the classroom to review the latest techniques for analyzing and valuing financial decisions, and exploring a comprehensive framework for effectively integrating financing and investment decisions in order to maximize value creation. Through lectures, cases, discussions, and a review of current research results, you explore important questions and help find farsighted answers as to what investments you should make, what companies you should acquire, what should be divested, and what the impact of financing strategy is on your bottom line. ... [-]


Accounting and Finance for Attorneys

University of Tulsa College of Business Administration
Campus Part time 1 day June 2018 USA Tulsa Toledo + 1 more

This one-day course teaches generally accepted accounting principles, implications of the three common finance statements, cash flow, types of financial analysis, budgeting ratio analysis, valuation and more. [+]

Course Studies in Economics in North America 2017.

Accounting and Finance for Attorneys-Applications of Finance, Accounting & Economics In a Legal EnvironmentEvery attorney needs a sound understanding of finance and accounting as a part of an everyday legal practice whether you need to communicate with expert witnesses or make more effective legal decisions.  This one-day course teaches generally accepted accounting principles, implications of the three common finance statements, cash flow, types of financial analysis, budgeting ratio analysis, valuation and more.  Co-sponsored by the TU College of Law and Approved by the Oklahoma Bar Association.

 

New Dates to be Announced

Target audience  Attorneys  Paralegals  Anyone in the legal profession who needs to know the implications of financial statement analysis and valuation techniques  [-]

Leadership Training and Development in USA or Canada or UK (Age 14 to 18)

Kingdom Education
Campus Full time Part time August 2017 United Kingdom Cambridge USA Beverly Hills Australia Canberra Sydney Brisbane Melbourne Canada Calgary Westminster Durham Saint Andrews New Zealand Dunedin Auckland Christchurch Wellington Berkeley Hills Amherst + 19 more

This course is for you if you feel that you have the potential to be a leader – or perhaps if others feel it, but you haven’t noticed it yet. We’ll show you some of the skills that you need, and how you can develop these, even if you’re not full of self-confidence just yet. By the end of the course, you’ll notice the difference! [+]

Leadership Training and Development in USA or Canada or UK (Age 14 to 18) This course is for you if you feel that you have the potential to be a leader – or perhaps if others feel it, but you haven’t noticed it yet. We’ll show you some of the skills that you need, and how you can develop these, even if you’re not full of self-confidence just yet. By the end of the course, you’ll notice the difference! Leadership and management: You’ll start by considering the variety of leadership roles people take on, and look at the link with management – which is not the same as leadership, though there are important connections. Personality types: Here you’ll find out more about the way personality types are classified, and the implications of these for leadership – and the perhaps surprising fact that many different types of person can succeed in certain leadership roles. Leadership styles: Through a study of some of the great leaders of the past, you’ll identify different styles, and see how people have used their talents and circumstances to achieve prominence and success. Leadership and teamwork: Leadership implies working with others. What are the skills you need to create, and be part of, a great team? Persuasion and negotiation: If people are to follow your lead you need to get them on your side. But sometimes you have to compromise, and even admit that you may be wrong. How do you do this and still retain authority?... [-]

Fundamentals of Risk Management

University of Management and Technology
Campus Part time 2 days September 2017 USA Arlington Ashburn + 2 more

To introduce students to key concepts, skills and techniques needed to manage risk effectively in organizations. A training offering examining the theory and practice of risk management [+]

Course Studies in Economics in North America 2017.

A training offering examining the theory and practice of risk management.Objectives To introduce students to key concepts, skills and techniques needed to manage risk effectively in organizations.PMBOK Knowledge Areas

- Integration Management - Scope Management - Time Management - Cost Management - Risk Management

Topics Covered- Types and sources of risk - Australia/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4360:1995 - Risk management process (risk identification, impact, planning, control) - Creating and using risk checklists - Risk impact matrix - Statistical roots of risk management - Modeling risk - Monte Carlo simulations - Use of the normal, beta and triangular distributions - Decision trees - Analytical hierarchy process (AHP) - Benefit-cost analysis (reviewing trade-offs) - Political risk - Overview of risk mitigation strategies - Independent verification and validation with risk assessment groups (RAGs) Course LengthThis course comes in varying lengths depending upon the needs of your organization. Project Management Professionals (PMPs) are eligible to earn Professional Development Units (PDUs) for taking this course.... [-]