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The Controller's Function

How to be a controller for CPA-- CPE course Cost | Hours: $55  |  15 CPE hours enroll now
multi year
Text included: No | View study guide / outline
Book sold separately: The Controller's Function ($6-$52)
Valid for: Most CPAs | others
 Not valid for:  EA | AFSP

Fun CPE Course No. 1063 |

Format: Interactive self-study | 50-minute hour credit

Subject classification: Accounting

Exam questions: Review - 80 | Final - 80

Prerequisites: None

Advance preparation: None

Course level: Overview

Course last updated: September 28, 2011

Learning objectives: To understand the multifaceted responsibilities of the controller. Included is a detailed job desription for the corporate controller position including:

--job description

--job qualifications

--organizational structure of the accounting department

For new controllers, the appendix includes a "New Controller's Checklist" which details the essential duties of a controller.

The course reviews:

--internal controls,

--financial planning and analysis,

--performance measurement,

--reporting and

--information systems.

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