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Managerial Accounting & Legal Aspects of Business




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Course level: Graduate

In this course, students examine managerial accounting as part of the business’s accounting information system and legal aspects of the business enterprise. Topics include managerial accounting and capital budgeting; cost analysis; management planning and control; negotiable instruments; secured transactions; debtor–creditor relationships; property and insurance; and legal aspects of employment and environment.



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Course Outcomes

  • Analyze key aspects of managerial accounting and capital budgeting to drive effective business decisions
  • Employ strategic decision-making methods to budget, track, analyze, and control business costs
  • Evaluate laws, regulations, and business risks associated with business operations


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Learn from instructors who bring an average of 25 years of working experience to the classroom.

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Our tuition and fees are competitive and fixed. Also, check to see if your employer will cover you for this course.

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