Financial Management in the Arts

Designed especially for those who are intimidated by or unfamiliar with financial concepts, this course will introduce you to how to develop a budget, as well as how to read and interpret financial statements, such as income statements, cash flow statements and balance sheets. Through discussion and hands-on exercises, you will explore ways of developing and sustaining fiscal responsibility throughout an organization, including the understanding of roles and responsibilities of the board of directors, management and staff. The course will culminate in the preparation of a financial plan for your own nonprofit or a case study organization of your choosing.  Must have Excel. Part of the Online Certificate of Arts Management.
Please see ARTS-EXT 504 to take this course for credit.  Meets with ARTS-EXT 504.  Contact the Arts Extension Service at aes@acad.umass.edu with any questions.

Course Details

Campus: 
Amherst
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Non-credit
Subject: 
Arts Management
Number: 
LLAMS 14
Semester: 
Fall 2017
Registration Status: 
Closed
Registration: 
Monday, June 5, 2017 to Monday, September 18, 2017
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