Foundations of Accounting with Louann Cummings

June 5 - July 31, 2024 / 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm(In-session)



$1,200**Free for Denison students.

Upskill in the language of business as it impacts every aspect of an organization.

Understanding Financial and Managerial Accounting is a game changer for anyone in today’s job market. This program will allow you to engage in a deep-dive exploration of this discipline. Through analyzing and identifying relevant business transactions, you will evaluate how those events impact a business organization, examine relevant financial measures, and explore planning and controls for the future.



2.5 Hours, Once a Week, Every Monday, Break the Week of July First.

Edge Foundations of Accounting with Louann Cummings

Measured vs.

You’ll prepare, analyze and utilize the four common financial statements used to make decisions in an organization to assess how companies present themselves to the public through their annual reports and assess sustainability. You’ll learn to distinguish the difference between financial and managerial accounting and thereby acquire the skills and tools necessary to understand, analyze, and develop sound financial decisions based on your evaluation.


Edge badges

Earn Your Badge
of Completion

Credential programs are 8 weeks with 24 contact hours. To earn your badge of completion, you must achieve a minimum of 70% in 3 Key Performance areas: Attendance, Participation, and Activities/Assignments. The instructor will provide a specific rubric outlining the Key Performance areas in the course syllabus.

Meet Your Instructor

Louann Cummings, Emeritus Professor at the University of Findlay and former Fulbright Scholar and Specialist. She was recently awarded the distinction of Emeritus professor. Louann received her BA in economics from Denison University, an MBA from the University of Toledo, and a Doctor of Business Administration from Case Western Reserve University and is a licensed CPA.  She also worked for Root Learning, Inc. developing learning map technologies for companies such as Harley-Davidson, ATT Wireless, Motorola, UPS, and Whirlpool. Her passion is helping students and colleagues, regardless of their course of study, become exceptional global leaders who truly make a difference.

Register for Foundations of Accounting

Upskill in the language of business as it impacts every aspect of an organization.