bshs373 | undergraduate

Financial Management In Human Services

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This course is designed to introduce the human service student to the basic financial management concepts and tools needed for the successful management of a human service agency or program.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks This course is available as part of a degree or certificate program. To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5 weeks

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    Financial Statements and Performance Measures

    • Interpret financial statements for human service organizations.
    • Identify differences in line-item breakdowns within financial statements.
    • Describe various performance measures.
    • Use ratios to measure performance.

    Grants, Contracts, and Fund Development

    • Describe the changing environment of funding for human service organizations.
    • Explain the role of social enterprise in fund development.
    • Evaluate funding options.

    Overview of Accounting and Audits

    • Interpret a trial balance sheet.
    • Differentiate between accounting in for-profit and nonprofit organizations.
    • Explain the role of audits.

    Introduction to Financial Management in Human Services

    • Compare and contrast the nonprofit and for-profit sectors.
    • Explain the role of financial management in human service organizations.
    • Describe the infrastructure of human service organizations.
    • Explain the role of risk management in human service organizations.

    Budgeting

    • Create a line-item budget.
    • Formulate financial projections.
    • Describe various budgeting techniques.
    • Explain the importance of a workable budget.
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