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EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Accounting and Financial Management MicroMasters Program in collaboration with University System of Maryland - USMx and UMUC. Build the financial and accounting skillset needed to rise to an executive level of responsibility and earning power.

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Overview

Do you want to advance your career and move toward an organizational leadership position, such as a Chief Financial Officer? Ideal for midcareer professionals, this MicroMasters program will help you build the skills you’ll need to make high-level decisions that impact your organization's current operations and financial future.

You will gain hands-on experience as you report and analyze financial transactions of corporations. Further, you will learn how to assess risks and returns of alternative investments by analyzing SEC 10-K reports of Fortune 500 companies and enhance your ability to make effective financial management decisions to prepare for future career advancement.

Job Outlook

  • Accounting and Auditing industries are expanding faster than average and are expected to grow at 11%. (Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics).
  • The median annual salaries for accountants and auditors with a bachelor’s degree was $68,150 and the median annual salary for financial managers was $121,750 (Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics).
  • Potential career roles for people with similar training include corporate accountant, management accountant, financial manager, budget analysts, financial analysts, insurance underwriters, and loan officer.

What You'll Learn:

  • Manage an organization's financial operations; including revenues, expenses, assets, liabilities, and equity.
  • Evaluate alternative investments by using time value of money calculations, and understanding their effect on cash flow.
  • Perform financial analyses and modeling.
  • Contribute to strategic management decision-making and operational problem-solving.
  • Use case studies of real companies facing financial challenges to analyze situations, assess risks, and propose courses of action.

The Accounting and Financial Management MicroMasters Program is offered by EdX in partnership with University System of Maryland - USMx and UMUC.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Decision Making
  • Financial Accounting for Corporations
  • Financial Management in Organizations
  • Long-term Financial Management

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 8 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Credits

12 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    996 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 996 USD for the full programme and a duration of 8 months.
  • National

    996 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 996 USD for the full programme and a duration of 8 months.

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Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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