The strategic importance of financial accounting and management accounting information is increasingly recognized in today's fast-paced and globally competitive business environment because the information is used extensively for key decision-making criteria in leading organizations.
The Financial Management and Control program focuses on and integrates new concepts and techniques in management accounting and finance. It also provides background for the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) exam or the Certified in Financial Management (CFM) exam, leading to these prestigious designations.
The Financial Management and Control program encompasses elements of “The New Finance,” which is based upon the strategic use of accounting and financial information. The program includes theory and concepts, advanced technical knowledge and skills, and familiarization with the tools and methodologies of contemporary management accounting, including activity-based management and strategic performance measurement.