- Management Accounting
- Job Costing
- Cost–Benefit Analysis
- Cost Accounting
- Profit and loss calculation
- Cost-type accounting
- Cost-center accounting
- Service costing
- Income Statement
- Contributin-margin accounting
- Absorption and variable costing
Cost Accounting Specialization
Accelerate your Career in Cost Accounting. Use cost accounting tools and improve your business decisions.
What you will learn
How to allocate the costs incurred to the company's products and the most important methods product costing.
How companies use cost information to calculate their profit or loss and assess their profitability.
How to use information from cost accounting to improve managerial decision-making.
You will learn how to make your company's cost structure transparent and how to record and calculate costs.
Skills you will gain
About this Specialization
Applied Learning Project
This specialization is structured along with lecture videos and uses readings as well as a series of quizzes and interactive learning elements to help learners gain an understanding of the basics of Cost Accounting. The specialization also applies practical learning elements like building an Excel spreadsheet to determine cost functions and includes numerous illustrative examples from a variety of industries. The coursework teaches learners to plan, control, monitor, and document cost information. From product and service costing, to profit and loss calculation, and leveraging of cost information as the basis for decision-making, the specialization provides a sound foundation to cost accounting.
How the Specialization Works
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Earn a Certificate
When you finish every course and complete the hands-on project, you'll earn a Certificate that you can share with prospective employers and your professional network.
There are 3 Courses in this Specialization
Cost Accounting: Decision Making
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