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2017-2018 Graziadio Academic Catalog 
2017-2018 Graziadio Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ACCT 652 Accounting Information and Control Systems (4)

This course provides a structural model of business and its operation. Financial accounting information is examined as a means to make rational strategic decisions. Students learn to gauge a firm’s position of liquidity and profitability. Business operating cycles are explained. Pro forma and budgeted financial statements are constructed using Excel® spreadsheets. Traditional and globally competitive management control systems are critiqued for their utility in guiding management’s resource allocation decisions.