2011-2012 Walden University Catalog (December 2011) 
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2011-2012 Walden University Catalog (December 2011) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Accountants as Strategic Managers Specialization

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In Accountants as Strategic Managers, students will build on the skills and knowledge gained as a result of the core accounting courses with a focus on developing proficiency as a strategic advisor to management. Students will also achieve an aptitude for creating growth and value through the implementation of effective strategies. In particular, students will use their decision-making as well as their critical- and analytical-thinking skills from the accounting core to address challenges and opportunities organizations face, while exploring means to improve strategic goals and objectives such as supply chain, quality, innovation, and forecasting.

Course Sequence



ACMG 6100 Effective Communication for the Accountant

ACMG 6110 Legal and Ethical Issues in Accounting

ACMG 6120 Financial Management Tools for Decision-Making
ACMG 6130 Managerial Accounting for Organizational Performance
ACMG 6140 Current Trends in Accounting Standards
ACMG 6675 Critical Thinking for Effective Management
ACMG 6680 Leadership in a Global Landscape
ACMG 6690 Principles of Project Management
ACMG 6685 Creating Sustainable Solutions Through Systems Thinking
ACMG 6695 Leading Strategic Initiatives for Growth and New Value