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(Online) Getting the Most out of Budgeting and Financial Management, May 6-August 11, 2024

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Class Start Date: May 6, 2024
Class End Date: August 11, 2024

Students may register and start the online course at almost any time within the term, and then have until the end of the term to complete the class.

This course provides an overview of several important components of budgeting and financial management. It covers the overall basics needed to understand the financial strength of an organization, revenue and expenditure projections, and how to use financial data to guide decision-making within nonprofit organizations. Specifically, we will cover the importance of budgeting, estimating revenues, estimating expenditures, cash management, data collection, audits, and integrated systems.
  • Data collection and storage provided through bookkeeping and accounting practices.
  • Prediction of revenues based on data from previous years.
  • Prediction of expenditures based on previous years data and desired results in the current year.
  • Cash management, and maximizing benefits for the organization.
  • Pre- and post-audits of spending to assure compliance with the budget and generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).
  • Using all the above outlined financial components in an integrated system.
  • Introduction
  • Overview of Budgeting and Financial Management
  • Estimating Revenues
  • Estimating Expenditures
  • Cash Management
  • Video lectures.
  • PowerPoint presentations.
  • Readings.
  • Other video resources.
  • Comprehension quizzes.
  • Revenue forecast.
  • Expenditure forecast.
  • Case study.

Class Details

1 Session(s)
Online 24/7

NA - Online

Tucker Staley, Ph.D. 



Please read:  This online class is held in Canvas, our online learning management system. Participants may register and start the class at almost anytime within the term, and then have until the end of the term to complete all class requirements. Please review your confirmation email for login instructions.

Course Fee (USD): 


Registration Closes On
Saturday, July 27, 2024 @ 5:00 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
5/6/2024 - 8/11/2024 Online 24/7 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM N/A - Online Tucker Staley, Ph.D.