Financial Accounting in Government, Not-for-Profit, and Health Organizations
PADM-GP.4138, 1.5 points.
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.