Credits: 3

Prerequisite(s): BU 1150 OR BU 1152
Accounting information systems that are critical to the business manager in operating more effectively. Covers cost terms and concepts and specific uses of managerial accounting data. Topics include: financial spreadsheeting applications, product costing; cost behavior and the contribution approach to costing; cost-volume-profit relationships; operating budgets; standard costs; control of decentralized operations; pricing; relevant costs for decision-making; capital budgeting. The emphasis is on planning and control. Not open to students who have earned credit for BU 2260. Falls and Springs. Prerequisite(s): BU 1150 or BU 1152.

*All course information is from the 2013-2014 Catalog.