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Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers Professional Certificate (Online)

Next Date: Self-Paced

Investment: $2,100

Overview:

The Accounting & Financial Management executive education program has been developed to provide the tools concepts and strategies utilized in the field of accounting as it relates to small, medium and large businesses. The focus of the curriculum, the level of the course content, the live webinar instructions, reading assignments, case studies and classroom discussions are focused on the following types of students: existing accountants looking for continuing education in finance, recent graduates just entering the field, professionals who are looking for finance training for nonfinancial managers, and those considering accounting as a profession. Accounting professionals interested in expanding their skills and moving into a management role will benefit from the emphasis on management and leadership. The course material, along with the virtual classroom-style learning, will provide each student the opportunity to not only benefit from the real-world knowledge and experience of a live instructor, but also through the diversity of and interaction with other students. You will also personally benefit from “The Rutgers Advantage” as you will engage in one-on-one discussions with your instructor.

 

This hands-on, interactive 8-week course includes weekly reading assignments from e-learning courses and best-selling business books and written assignments.

A case study will be presented to the class towards the end of the program. Students will have the opportunity to apply course material, reading assignments and lecture within a real-world example. Students will post transactions, produce financial reports, identify issues, provide financial analysis and make recommendations based on the data.

 

 

 

Professionals currently in the accounting field, recent graduates just entering the field, and those considering accounting as a profession. Accounting professionals interested in expanding their skills and moving into a management role will benefit from the emphasis on management and leadership.

The course material along with the virtual classroom style learning will provide each student the opportunity to not only benefit from the real-world knowledge and experience of a live instructor but also through the diversity and interaction with other students. You will also personally benefit from “The Rutgers Advantage” as you will engage in one on one discussions with your instructor. This program will touch on the most important aspects of accounting and finance including the basis of recording transactions and how those transactions affect the various financial statements. The course content and instruction will provide a strong foundation for a student who wishes to expand their knowledge through additional and more advanced programs, Existing accounting professionals will gain a greater understanding of the expectations by management of their accounting department in providing the data necessary for decision-making. The instructor will place a heavy emphasis on how the “numbers” affect the day to day operations of a business as well as the long-term strategic decision-making.

Bob Palumbo HeadshotBob Palumbo 

Bob is a Rutgers University Graduate with a Masters Degree in Finance. With over forty years in a variety of industries including service and manufacturing, he has held many key positions in major organizations, including:Controller, Chief Financial Officer, Operations Manager and Financial Planning Manager. Bob presently serves as Vice President of Finance and Operations of a Full Service Marketing Company specializing in video productions. Bob also serves as a Business Consultant with the Rutgers Small Business Development Center assisting clients in start up, business planning and general business advice. He has a passion for helping individuals and businesses succeed to their fullest potential.

In order to support your organization’s training and growth, Executive Education will provide you with additional savings if three or more individuals from your organization enroll in the same certificate program. Please contact a learning consultant for more information.