Technological competence, management support, and standards are positively associated with application-level analytics usage. Abstract Although internal auditors are increasingly aware of the importance and value of audit analytics, prior research indicates that the use of audit analytics is below expectation. This paper uses the Technology-Organization-Environment TOE framework to identify and examine factors at the organizational level that influence post adoption usage of audit analytics, as well as whether using audit analytics improves the performance of the internal audit process.
Select a minimum of 9 credit hours AC Advanced Accounting Problems 3 Credits This course covers advanced accounting topics in financial accounting International standard on auditing 520 analytical as: The course is designed to develop an understanding of the purchase method of consolidations before introducing students to worksheet procedures for the preparation of consolidated financial statements.
The course reviews the historical development of accounting theory and explores its impact on current accounting practices. Current reporting standards are reviewed regarding the theoretical rational for such and the tie-in to the conceptual framework.
Other areas of discussion will include the policy making process, contemporary accounting issues, and some comparisons of U. AC AC International Accounting 3 Credits This course focuses on the study of current standards of practice in international financial accounting and a comparison of U.
GAAP to practices in other countries. Emphasis is placed on understanding the importance of convergence of financial reporting and the adoption of international financial reporting standards, the role international accounting standards play in the global market place, and the impact of these standards on U.
The course also covers issues related to management decision-making in the global marketplace including transfer pricing, taxation, strategic planning and control. Also covered will be taxation across state lines, business tax credits, and international tax.
Emphasis is placed on developing audit evidence, evaluating audit risks, and preparing audit reports. Also covered are other attest and non-attest engagements such as reviews and compilations.
The course also covers professional ethics, legal liability of the auditor and the impact of the PCAOB on the development of professional standards. Students will apply their understanding of the audit function as required by the PCOAB through research and presentations.
Students study in-depth current standards of practice in areas such as fraud detection, internal and EDP auditing, and specialized attestation engagements. Also emphasizes the ethical, legal, and regulatory environment of auditing and theoretical issues.
Focus is placed on security and control issues from an accounting and auditing perspective along with the related technology issues and the impact on business cycles. The processing of accounting data and the controls necessary to assure accuracy and reliability of data by a responsive accounting system are also emphasized.
Technology issues used by auditors and forensic accountants and highlighted by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants i. AC Accounting for Governmental and Non-Profit Entities 3 Credits This course covers governmental accounting and the various funds associated with non-profit enterprises including a study of accounting techniques as applied to federal and state governmental units, public school systems, colleges and universities, hospitals, voluntary and welfare organizations, and other non-profit organizations.
Students will be expected to prepare basic financial statements for a sample government using a dual-track computerized accounting software package.
Selected Topics 3 Credits This course covers special topics of financial accounting, auditing, tax, or managerial accounting. The specific topic s offered will be listed in the course schedules for the session during which the seminar is offered.
This class is offered in a seminar format, focusing on discussion rather than lecture. The learning objectives and specific program of study must be developed in consultation with, and should be approved and sponsored by a full-time College of Business Accounting faculty member and the work supervisor of the intern prior to the start of the internship.
Acquisition and Contract Management Concentration Complete the following 9 credit hours Level 2 or Level 3 DAWIA certification may be used to transfer 9 credit hours to the concentration MAQC Business Decision for Contracting 3 Credits This course focuses on the pre-award business and contracting knowledge necessary to process complex procurement with an emphasis on the following topics: Students can apply the knowledge learned to practical exercises involving acquisition planning, source selection, and award of technical support service contracts.
Additional topics include service case communication, teaming and leadership, customer analysis, spend analysis, multiple award IDIQ, and formal source selection. MBA and MBA MAQC Legal Considerations in Contracting 3 Credits This course focuses on the legal considerations in the procurement process with an emphasis on contract law, fiscal law, protests, assignment of claims, subcontracting, dispute and claims, fraud, debt, and terminations.
It provides the tools necessary to write SAS programs to perform data management, analysis, and reporting.
Topics include creating and documenting data sets, managing and reshaping data, writing reports, computing statistics on data set variables, and performing effective SAS programming.
Hands-on exercises designed to facilitate understanding of all the topics are included. The course also provides the basis for more advanced work in data analytics and advanced programming techniques for data management.
MA or equivalent BAN Enterprise Data and Information Management 3 Credits This course offers an in-depth exploration of all the major topics in the field of data and information management from an applied perspective with an emphasis on data warehouses.
The course is designed to provide not only a strong theoretical foundation, but also the technical skills required in analyzing, designing, implementing, managing, and utilizing information repositories.Although internal auditors are increasingly aware of the importance and value of audit analytics, prior research indicates that the use of audit analytics is below expectation.
This page is intended to provide easy to understand summaries of International Auditing Standards termed as (ISA ~ International Standard of auditing). The ISO family of quality management systems standards is designed to help organizations ensure that they meet the needs of customers and other stakeholders while meeting statutory and regulatory requirements related to a product or service.
ISO deals with the fundamentals of quality management systems, including the seven . The standards below are effective for audits of financial statements for periods ending on or after 15 December (unless otherwise stated).
The FRC has published new versions of the auditing standards, effective for audits of financial statements for periods commencing on or after 17 June FMA - Fiscal Management Associates: This course is developed by the National Association of Non-Profit Accountants & Consultants (NPAC) in USA.
MCP - Microsoft Certified Programs: These programs are conducted in collaboration with our solution partners who are already Certified Microsoft Training Providers. IBS- International Business Skills: The International .
Bellevue University's Master's in Strategic Finance prepares professionals to be strategic leaders in corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, enterprise, insurance, and banking.