Cost Data Analysis

Cost Behavior Analysis

Course Overview:
Cost behavior analysis provides a useful overview of financial data and financial outcomes for planning, control, and decision making. The program is designed for managers and entrepreneurs who need hand-on knowledge and tools in processing, developing, and analyzing financial, cost, and business data for managerial use. Topics include break-even analysis, cost-volume-profit analysis, fixed and variable costing, and regression analysis.

Learning Objectives:

After completing this course, the participant will be able to:
  • Recognize various contribution margin concepts.
  • Identify several factors used to compute a cost-volume-profit analysis.
  • Calculate break-even points and recognize ways to the reduce break-even point.
  • Identify examples of variable costs, fixed costs, and mixed costs.
  • Recognize the advantages and disadvantages of the classifying cost behaviors and types.
  • Distinguish between committed and discretionary fixed costs.
  • Recognize methods for estimating the cost-volume formula.

  • Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

    Basic Math and Accounting

    Speaker / Author:

    Steve Spafford is a CPA with DeltaCPE LLC, a national CPE provider.


    Price (USD)

    Standard: $24.95


    Course Code : 99DEL08

    Release Date : 12/22/2014
    Expire Date : 12/31/2021
    Credits :
    CPE 1.00
    QAS 1.00

    Length : 50min
    Course Level : Overview
    Course Type : New Standards
    Passing Grade : 70%
    Format Type : eLearning
    Mobile Compatible
    Field Of Study : Management Services

    Theme : Cost Data Analysis

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