Course Descriptions



Accounting for Managers

Credit(s): 3

This course is an introduction to accounting from a user's perspective. Students will explore accounting information's role in the decision-making process, and how to use various types of accounting information found in financial statements and annual reports. This course will emphasize what accounting information is, why it is important, and how it is used by economic decision makers. This course is required in the Resort/Recreation Management Program. Understanding how accounting information can be used to make better business decisions can benefit all students, regardless of their major course of study or chosen career. Prior completion of other courses is not required.