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Accounting

SPS accounting courses may be taken in preparation for the CPA examination. Students who wish to sit for the CPA examination should see www.illinois-cpa-exam.com for current requirements. Accounting courses carry business credit, and may not be audited.


ACCOUNT 201-DL : Introduction to Financial Accounting


Description

The content of the course is designed to provide students with a firm understanding of the financial accounting process, and to include identifying, recording and communicating accounting information to external users. The course will discuss Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and explain how their framework fosters the relevance and reliability of financial statements. Students can expect an introduction to the techniques of accounting and the accounting profession with an emphasis on organizing information for decision making and the information needs of creditors and equity holders. Topics include financial statements, transaction analysis, accrual accounting, cash management, inventories, receivables, long-term and intangible assets, liabilities, stockholders' equity, cash flow statements, and financial statement analysis.

This course is conducted completely online. A technology fee will be added to tuition.


Fall 2022
Start/End DatesDay(s)TimeBuildingSection
09/20/22 - 12/10/22Asynch
Asynch 20
InstructorCourse LocationStatusCAESAR Course ID
Russo, Jeannine
Online
Open

Winter 2023
Start/End DatesDay(s)TimeBuildingSection
01/03/23 - 03/18/23Asynch
Asynch 20
InstructorCourse LocationStatusCAESAR Course ID
Russo, Jeannine
Online
Open

Spring 2023
Start/End DatesDay(s)TimeBuildingSection
03/27/23 - 06/10/23Asynch
Asynch 20
InstructorCourse LocationStatusCAESAR Course ID
Russo, Jeannine
Online
Open
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