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Examine current trends in effective cost management and information gathering. Explore traditional costing theories and procedures (developing standards, computing variances, determining process costs). Survey innovations in cost accounting such as just-in-time (JIT) inventory systems, and look at new process efficiency measures through contemporary success stories. This course combines textbook theory with practical tools for collecting and analyzing key accounting data.

Note: Recommended prerequisite: Elementary Accounting II, equivalent experience, or consent of instructor.

Course Number: BUSA-40049
Credit: 4.00 unit(s)
Related Certificate Programs: Accounting

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