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    Executive MBA Program

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    In the Executive MBA program, you will get a complete Anderson MBA in an experience specifically designed for working professionals. This isn't your typical part-time MBA; the Anderson Executive MBA is New Mexico's premier MBA program.

    Information Sessions

    If you're interested in an accelerated MBA focused on executive leadership and general management, consider coming to an Executive MBA Information Session.  At our information sessions, program staff will discuss the Executive MBA Program in detail, explaining everything from the application process to the lockstep, cohort style program. Current students, alumni, and faculty will be on hand to offer their insights into the program and answer any questions you may have.

    Contact Us to Learn About the Executive MBA

    Megan Hearting
    • Megan Hearting
    • Director, Talent Development
    • Phone: (505) 277-0670
    • mconner@unm.edu


  • Career & Professional Development

    Career & Professional Development Programs

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    Anderson's Career and Professional Development Programs are designed to expand your mastery of current competencies and help you develop new ones. While you won't get a grade, you will acquire new knowledge and a certificate of completion that demonstrates to others your continued desire for self-improvement.

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    Kristy Nunley
    • Kristy Nunley
    • Training Support Analyst
    • Phone: (505) 277-2525
    • nunley@unm.edu


    Fall 2014 Program Offerings

    The Business of Art
    Dates: Wednesdays, Sept. 24 - ­Nov.12, 2014
    Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Women's Leadership Development
    Dates: Wednesdays, Sept. 17 - ­Nov. 5, 2014
    Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Mediation Certification
    Dates: Six Saturdays, Sept. 20­ - Nov. 1, 2014
    Time: 9:00 am - 4:45 pm

    Practical Project Management
    Dates: Fridays, Sept. 19­ - Nov. 21, 2014
    Time: 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

    Human Resource Management
    Dates: Thursdays, Sept. 4­ - Nov. 20, 2014
    Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Essentials for Managers
    Dates: Thursdays, Sept. 18 - ­Nov. 20, 2014
    Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Entrepreneurship
    Dates: Tuesdays, Sept. 9­ - Oct. 28, 2014
    Time: 6:00 - 9:00 pm

    New Media Skills
    Dates: Tuesdays, Sept. 16­ - Oct. 21, 2014
    Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Negotiations
    Dates: Thursdays, Oct. 2­ - Nov. 6, 2014
    Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Strategic Planning
    Dates: Wednesdays, Sept. 24­ - Oct. 29, 2014
    Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Mastering Accounting Essentials
    Dates: Tuesdays, Sept. 23 - ­Nov. 11, 2014
    Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Business Ethics - Online
    Dates: Monday, Sept. 8­ - Nov. 17, 2014

  • Custom Programs

    Custom Programs & Consulting Services

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    UNM's Anderson School of Management offers a wide range of custom programs, training and consulting services that provide result-based impact with an emphasis on short term gains and long-term sustainability. We are committed to sustained growth of all of our clients and it is our mission to provide the best in quality training services by understanding their unique vision.

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    UNM's Anderson School of Management offers customized training services to organizations and businesses throughout New Mexico.

    Contact Us to Start Building Your Custom Program

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  • CFO Academy

    CFO Academy

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    Established in 2009, the CFO Academy is a prominent community of finance leaders and decision makers who provide trusted knowledge, pertinent resources and peer-to-peer collaboration to New Mexico’s financial professionals. We help our members become effective leaders while driving both their personal and their organizational results. Our professional network connects members with other financial professionals, valuable information, distinguished organizations and engaging discussions.

    CFO Academy Professional Development Series

    CFO Academy Professional Development Series is series of training and networking events providing continuing professional education on the latest technologies, laws, and trends in accounting and tax rules influencing financial professionals.

    Meet the Sponsor

    UNM Anderson's Executive MBA program is sponsoring the December CFO Academy event. Learn more...

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    Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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    Phone:  (505) 277-2525
    Fax:  (505) 277-0345

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    Executive and Professional Education Center
    MSC05 3090
    1 University of New Mexico
    Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

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    1924 Las Lomas NE
    Graduate School of Management
    Third Floor, Room 328
    Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

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    Megan Hearting
    • Megan Hearting
    • Director, Talent Development
    • Phone: (505) 277-0670
    • mconner@unm.edu


    Kristy Nunley
    • Kristy Nunley
    • Training Support Analyst
    • Phone: (505) 277-2525
    • nunley@unm.edu


Accounting for Non-Accountants

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Course Information:

You may not have wanted to grow up to be an accountant; however basic accounting skills are necessary to ensure your business thrives. The Accounting for Non Accountants program shows you how accounting works in your business or organization. Taught by experts in the accounting field, this "hand-on" program is designed for those who occupy responsible positions in the business, but lack an accounting background.

Who Should Take this Course:

  • Managers who use accounting information to monitor their organization's performance
  • Individuals who require an improved understanding of financial terminology, practices and principles
  • Accounting staff who want an overview of the full accounting process

What You Will be Able to Do:

  • Understand and interpret accounting reports
  • Prepare simple financial statements from accounting data
  • Overcome the barrier of the accountants’ strange language

How You Will Benefit:

  • See at a glance how well your business is performing
  • Boost your confidence and your career development
  • Use accounting skills to assist in making effective business decisions

Sessions:

Participants must attend 7 of the 8 sessions.

Instructors:

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  • Understanding accounting to help you manage
  • Analyze how transactions (receipt of cash, paying expenses, buying assets) affect financial statements
  • Look at how income statements, balance sheets and cash flow statements are prepared
  • Discover which costs are fixed and which are variable
  • Understand how most organizations budget and how that process can be improved
  • Learn how to prepare a budget that is more responsive to organizational changes
  • Learn how interest rates affect long-range decisions
  • Learn how to choose between renting or buying
  • Analyze your organization's ability to survive and grow by looking at financial ratios
  • Learn how to use accounting skills to manage what might be your most important resources
  • Learn how to protect your organization's resources
  • Discover what works