60.601 Accounting Information for Management Decisions

Accounting Information for Management Decisions

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 6360
Status Active

Prerequisite: Student must be matriculated and must have completed foundation core courses. Focuses on the manager's view as opposed to the accountant's view of the decision process and related quantitative and qualitative information needs. The course material examines accounting information that will achieve faster, better, and cheaper operations. New strategic cost management models, such as ABC and target costing, are explored and contrasted with traditional cost approaches.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-req: Matriculated MBA students who have completed 60.501, 61.501, 62.501, 63.501, 66.501, 66.511 or permission of MBA coordinator.