Accounting, finance course next in professional development series

The American Management Association and the SUNY Oswego Institute for Professional and Organizational Development have partnered to offer a series of non-credit certificate programs and courses at the institute in Phoenix. “Fundamentals of Finance and Accounting” is next, beginning April 27.

It is scheduled from 6 to 9 p.m. on five consecutive Wednesdays, April 27 to May 25. The cost to attend is $279 and includes tuition, AMA books and all materials.

During the five sessions, participants will gain an understanding of basic accounting concepts and principles and how they apply to the real world. Reading the four primary financial statements, renewing and interpreting annual reports, and evaluating financial statements will be addressed.

The SUNY Oswego Institute for Professional and Organizational Development is dedicated to partnering with business, government and nonprofit organizations to develop and deliver customized employee training based on current and future business needs. Its mission, “Your Success Is Our Business,” focuses on bottom-line results.

The institute is at the Oswego State Education Center, which is located just off Route 481, Exit 14, in the Oswego County Industrial Park, 70 County Route 59 in Phoenix.

For questions and registration information or to request a brochure, call 312-6430, e-mail or visit the Web site at

(Posted: Apr 05, 2005)