Accounting

Colleges: Metropolitan College | Questrom School of Business

Courses in: Metropolitan College | Questrom School of Business-Undergraduate | Questrom School of Business-MBA

Metropolitan College

Financial and Managerial Accounting

MET AD 630

Introduction to the concepts, methods, and problems of financial and managerial accounting. Includes data accumulation, accounting principles, financial statement analysis, measurement and disclosure issues, cost analysis, budgeting and control, production costs, and standard costs. 4 cr. Tuition: $3520

Summer 1 (May 21-June 27)

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Questrom School of Business

Questrom School of Business-Undergraduate

Financial Accounting

QST AC 221

Prereq: (QST SM 131) and (CAS MA 120 or CAS MA 121 or CAS MA 123, previous or concurrent). Basic concepts underlying financial statements and accounting procedures used in preparing statements of financial position, income statements, and statements of cash flow. Stresses the interpretation, analysis, and evaluation of published financial statements. 4 cr. Tuition: $2800

Summer 1 (May 21-June 27)

Summer 2 (July 1-August 9)

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Managerial Accounting

QST AC 222

Prereq: (QST AC 221) and (QST QM 221, previous or concurrent, highly recommended). Sophomore requirement. Introduces the basic principles, methods, and challenges of modern managerial accounting. Covers traditional topics such as job-order costing, cost-volume-profit analysis, budgeting and variance analysis, profitability analysis, relevant costs for decision making, and cost-plus pricing, as well as emerging topics such as Activity-Based Cost (ABC) accounting. The material is examined from the perspective of students preparing to use management accounting information as managers, to support decision making (such as pricing, product mix, sourcing, and technology decisions) and short- and long-term planning, and to measure, evaluate, and reward performance. Emphasizes the relationships between accounting techniques and other organizational activities (such as strategy and motivation). 4 cr. Tuition: $2800

Summer 1 (May 22-June 28)

Summer 2 (July 1-August 8)

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Intermediate Accounting I

QST AC 347

Prereq: (QST AC 221) and (QST AC 222, previous or concurrent). Required for Accounting concentrators. Provides foundation for solving financial reporting issues through the study of the conceptual framework of accounting, recognition and measurement of current and non-current assets, revenue recognition, and the development of the income statement and balance sheet. 4 cr. Tuition: $2800

Summer 1 (May 22-June 27)

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Auditing

QST AC 565

Prereq or Coreq: (QST AC 348). Introduces the basic concepts underlying auditing and assurance services (including materiality, audit risk, and evidence) and demonstrates how to apply these concepts to audit and assurance services through financial statement audits. 4 cr. Tuition: $2800

Summer 1 (May 21-June 26)

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Questrom School of Business-MBA

Candidates for the MBA at Boston University are given first consideration for enrollment in the graduate courses offered by the Questrom School of Business.

Students currently matriculated as candidates for other graduate degrees offered by Boston University (including Metropolitan College on a case-by-case basis), visiting MBA students from other AACSB accredited institutions, and MBA alumni from Questrom or another AACSB accredited institution may be granted permission to enroll on a space available basis, provided that they meet criteria established by the Questrom School of Business for registration as cross enrolled students and the student fills out the appropriate cross enrollment application. All students must meet the prerequisites established for enrollment in advanced courses. Cross enrollment applications can be obtained from the Questrom School of Business Graduate Center, 595 Commonwealth Avenue, Room 115 (617-353-2673).

Summer 1 classes begin Monday, May 20 and end Wednesday, July 3. Summer 2 classes begin Monday, July 8 and end Thursday, August 22. There are no class sessions on Memorial Day (observed Monday, May 27), or Independence Day (observed Thursday, July 4). Classes will be held on the following Fridays as make-up days for those two holidays: June 7 (for May 27) and June 14 (for July 4).

Required Courses

Cohorted Professional Evening MBA (PEMBA) students take required courses with their cohort groups. Self-paced PEMBA students should be sure to follow the prerequisites when scheduling their core courses:

QST AC 711 Financial Reporting and Control*
QST ES 707 Managing Career Growth
QST FE 722 Financial Management
QST FE 730 Economics and Management Decisions
QST IS 711 IT Strategies for a Networked Economy
QST MK 724 Marketing Management
QST OB 712 Managing Organizations and People*
QST OM 726 Creating Value through Operations and Technology
QST QM 717 Data Analysis for Managerial Decision-Making
QST SI 751 Competition, Innovation, and Strategy

*Not offered in Summer 2019

Intermediate Accounting 1

QST AC 847

Grad Prereq: QST AC710/711/712. Topics covered: 1) Review of generally accepted accounting principles, especially matching concept and revenue recognition rules. 2) Consideration of balance sheet and income statement classification issues. 3) Accounting and reporting issues related to cash, accounts receivable, inventories, investments, intangibles, and plant assets. This class follows the University's standard Summer Term Schedule. 3 cr. Tuition: $5061

Summer 1 (May 22-June 27)

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Auditing

QST AC 865

Grad Coreq: AC848 (previous or concurrent). Introduces the basic concepts underlying auditing and assurance services (including materiality, audit risk, and evidence) and demonstrates how to apply those concepts to audit and assurance services through financial statement audits. This class follows the University's standard Summer Term Schedule. 3 cr. Tuition: $5061

Summer 1 (May 21-June 26)

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