University of Southern Indiana

Managerial Accounting Track

The Managerial Accounting Track is one of five specialized tracks developed for BA or BS Accounting and Professional Services majors at USI. 

Accountants in industry make up a substantial portion of the profession. They record, analyze, and report information used by managers to make financial and managerial decisions for businesses. The Managerial Accounting Track is a leading educational opportunity for students who aspire to a career involving:

  • manufacturers
  • retailers
  • service companies
  • financial institutions

The track also nicely complements students who are considering Governmental and not-for-profit accounting. Governmental and not-for-profit accounting is a strong growth accounting field, and it includes positions in:

  • federal, state, and local governments
  • hospitals
  • universities
  • charitable organizations

Accountants in industry may also be certified as Certified Management Accountants (CMA).

The courses that emphasize the managerial accounting education include:

FIN 461 - Financial Management
DSCI 445 - Operations Management
ACCT 401 - Advanced Accounting
ACCT 416 - Advanced Cost Accounting

Contact Dr. Brian L. McGuire


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