Catalogue 2016 - 2017

AC 650 Financial Accounting


3 cr.


AC 201 or equivalent

Course Description

This course is for MBA students who want to improve their understanding of financial statements and the information they contain. Topics examined include the relevance of financial accounting for MBA students, preparation of financial statements, analysis of various financial statement elements and the impact managerial choices have on items reported in financial statements. Key outcomes include the ability to prepare and analyze financial statements, ratio analysis, and different methods of accounting for transactions.


Cannot be taken by MSA majors.