ACCT 251- Management Accounting
College of Business Administration
New Mexico State University
Main Campus - Course Outline
Tammie Hamilton., CPA
Office Phone: Leave message
at accounting departtnent
Web-CT Address: http :l/salsa.nmsu.edu
I will answer emails, discussion questions ONLY during the designated
times. I do not have designated
in-person office hours. If you would like
to meet in person please contact me to set up an appointment.
Managerial Accounting: Creating Value in a dynamic Business Environment, 7'Edition,
Ronald W. Hilton (2008), McGraw-Hilt4rwin. IISBN #:978-0-07-302285-7),
or you may
order an e-book online.
OTHER RESOURCES: The publishing company provides the following free online:
narrated slides, flashcards,
topic tackler, iPod content, and quizzes. Go
online to http://hiehered.mcsraw-hill.o
. Pick a chapter
from the "choos€ one" drop box in the left hand margin of the screen.
To introduce students
to the principles, conventions, and concepts underlying internal and
external reporting of accounting information by business organizations
for use in the decision
making process within an ethical environment.
At the end of the course students hould be able to
1. Interpret and apply relevant accounting information,
2. Understand cost behaviors and perform breakeven analyses
3. Prepare and analyze budgets and profitability reports
4. Use accounting
to make management
activity based costing,
total qualtty management,
investment centers, and
5. Develop analytical and critical thinking skills
You have the opportunity to learn from publisher-prepared
slides, narrated slides, quizzes
and topic tacklers.
for this course you will enrolled in the WebCT Page for this course. You may