2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
    
    Jun 21, 2018  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MPA 3930 - Fundamentals of Business Analysis


Specifically designed to give Managers a basic understanding of standard financial reporting, the setup of a strong financial organization, the creation of strategic budgets and the use of financial reporting in highlighting and monitoring performance. The course provides a special focus on financial functions as they relate to the fulfillment of the organizations goals. Course topics include the role of the financial department; understanding basic financial reports and what the numbers mean; creating ratios and basic measurements to measure the organizations progress; development of a strategic budget and a continuous reporting model; understanding management of the financial health of the organization; and identifying and solving financial management issues.