Governmental Accounting, Financial Reporting and Budgeting

This course, which is part of the CGFM series, is designed for financial management professionals who want to learn about or refresh their understanding of governmental accounting, financial reporting and budgeting, and how it differs from private sector financial activities. Learn about the unique aspects of accounting and reporting for the federal government as well as state and local governments.

Learning Objectives
  • Understand governmental accounting standards, financial reporting practices, and budgeting approaches
  • Apply the standards, practices, and approaches by the Federal, state, and local governments
  • Understand financial statements issued by Federal, state, and local governments
  • Influences, concepts of financial reporting and standards-setting
  • Cost accounting
  • Budgeting
  • General principles of governmental accounting
  • State and local accounting and financial reporting
  • Federal accounting and financial reporting
Suggested Prerequisites
Additional Information
  • This course applies toward the DoD FM Certification Program.
  • Each course includes an AGA study guide.

Course Details

Course Number: 5602
Tuition: $799
Duration: 3 days
NASBA CPE Credits: 24
CLPs: 24
CEUs: 1.9
Level: Intermediate
Field of Study
Accounting (Governmental)
Course Format
Lecture, group discussion, and class examples
Exam Format
No Exams

Course Location & Dates

Guaranteed To Run Classes

Atlanta, GA

Las Vegas, NV

Washington, DC

Denver, CO

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