Financial Accounting in Government, Not-for-Profit, and Health Organizations

PADM-GP.4138, 1.5 points.

Semester: Spring


This course provides students with basic skills in financial accounting and reporting for government, not-for-profit, and health care organizations. Students will gain an understanding of: specialized accounting procedures for each type of entity, including how these entities account for and report certain transactions, such as contributions (not-for-profits), patient care revenues (health care), and tax revenues (government); how certain accounting measurements in government differ from measurements in business, not-for-profit, and health care entities; and the use of fund accounting in government and not-for-profit entities. Students will also learn how these three types of entities report on the results of their operations and on their financial position.


CORE-GP.1021, PADM-GP.4130

Semester Instructor Syllabus Link
Fall 2009Martin IvesSyllabus
Fall 2008Martin IvesSyllabus
Semester Instructor Evaluation Link
Fall 2010Klein, StuartEvaluation
Fall 2009Ives, MartinEvaluation
Fall 2008Ives, MartinEvaluation
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