The purpose of the Month-End Financial Close Course is to provide participants with a basic understanding of the importance of month-end financial close, the tasks they need to complete, and the deadlines that may impact them.

Program Level: Basic

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: N/A

Instructional Method: Group-Live, Group-Internet Based

Instructor: Leila McCamey 

Recommended CPE Credit: 1.0 Hours

Field of Study: Accounting (Governmental)

Course Objectives:

At the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Explain why month-end financial close is so important;
  • Identify which tasks are most often performed at month-end; and,
  • Identify which resources are available to them.

Course Materials:

  • Presentation

Program Policies

NASBA Statement:

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