Ethics in Accounting

MGMT X 423.422

This course covers the elements necessary to make proper ethical decisions by defining what ethics are and identifying the questions that need to be asked in everyday business practices.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Online
Starting at $765.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0
3.3

What you can learn.

  • Learn about the requirements of the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct, the State Board of Accountancy, and other regulatory agencies
  • Gain a better overall understanding of the challenges of ethical business practices
  • Explore key ethical standards specific to the accounting profession

About this course:

The business scandals of recent years have highlighted the importance of ethical behavior in the accounting profession. This course covers the elements necessary to make proper ethical decisions by first defining what ethics are and then identifying the questions that need to be asked in everyday business practices. Key ethical standards specific to the accounting profession are explored, highlighting the unique role of the accountant both as "trusted advisor" to his/her client and the (often conflicting) role of "reporter" of financial information to the marketplace and governmental agencies. The course begins with a study of the earliest models of business ethics through today's professional requirements of the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct, the State Board of Accountancy, and other regulatory agencies. Instruction includes writing assignments, classroom lecture, and presentations based on assigned readings. Students leave the course with a better overall understanding of the challenges of ethical business practices.
Prerequisites
MGMT X 1A and MGMT X 1B Principles of Financial Accounting and MGMT X 127 Federal Income Taxation or consent of instructor.

Fall 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Available
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Deborah Watson
376229
Fee:
$765.00
10 days left. Enroll by Sep 28, 2020
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Notes

Enrollment limited. Early enrollment is recommended. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 02, 2020
Course Requirements
Snakes in Suits by Babiak, Paul & Hare, Robert
Available
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: David Reinus
376228
Fee:
$765.00
10 days left. Enroll by Sep 28, 2020
See Details
Notes

34 hours of MCLE credit available. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 02, 2020
Course Requirements
Available
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: David Reinus
376427
Fee:
$765.00
10 days left. Enroll by Sep 28, 2020
See Details
Notes

34 hours of MCLE credit available. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 02, 2020
Course Requirements
Ethics in Accounting - A Decision Making Approach by Gordon Klein

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