Managerial Accounting specifically addresses the elements of accounting that are useful for running a business, which means it’s vital for students pursuing Business degrees, employees looking to increase their skill set and business owners looking to increase profits. Accounting I and II are recommended, though not required.
You will focus on the identification, gathering, and interpretation of information for planning, controlling, and evaluating the performance of a business. You’ll learn how to measure the costs of producing goods or services and how to analyze and control these costs, how to budget and make the key decisions that affect a company’s bottom line.
* A 3-credit StraighterLine course is estimated to require approximately 75 hours of study time. Dedicating 17-20 hours per week should allow a student to finish within a single month subscription. That estimate is not guaranteed, and individual experience may differ. Prices do not include books.