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Accounting for Non-Accountants

February 13 - April 10, 2018
Understand and speak the language of accounting.

Use accounting principles to examine your business's performance and make insightful decisions.

Course: Accounting for Non-Accountants
Dates: Tuesdays, February 13, 2018 - April 10, 2018 (no class March 13)
Time: 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Location: Graduate School of Management
Cost: $995 per participant. Discounts available.
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As a fundamental building block of business, accounting skills can open doors in any industry. You may not want to be an accountant, but learning the language will help you understand the health of your business and participate in financial discussions. This hands-on program is designed for responsible professionals and managers who lack an accounting background.

You can bring your own financial statements, accounting data, and business questions. You’ll work with MBA and CPA, Norman Colter to solve your problems and learn new tools. When you walk away from this program, you will be confident in your ability to discuss financial matters and make informed decisions.

Eight Sessions (Must attend 7/8)

  • Role of Accounting
  • First Steps - Recording Events
  • Preparing Basic Statements
  • Managing Cash and Working Capital
  • Analyzing Results: Ratio Analysis
  • Internal Control and Internal Auditing
  • Accounting in Dynamic Organizations
  • Wrap Up
Accounting for Non-Accountants

per participant

Save $50 with early bird pricing
Available until January 29, 2018

UNM Staff, Alumni and multiple-registration discounts also available. Tuition Remission Accepted.
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Cost includes course materials and campus parking.

Who should attend?

  • New managers who need to understand fundamental accounting principles
  • Employees who use financial information to monitor the organization's performance and make decisions
  • Professionals who are interested in pursuing a career in accounting

How will you benefit?

  • Understand and speak the language of accounting
  • Use accounting principles to examine your business's performance and make insightful decisions
  • Prepare simple financial statements and reports


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