Course Description

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT (April 7, 2020) Boston University has canceled in-person classes and moved to remote teaching and learning for the rest of the spring semester and all of the summer sessions. Please visit our COVID-19 website for more information.

CPE classes will continue in an online format during this time.

Facility managers are called upon to estimate and manage capital and operational budgets as well as support facility-related financial decisions. This course provides insight into the financial planning and management roles of the facilities manager.

Topics: Financial accounting principles and practices; balance sheet and operating statement analysis; capital and operational budgeting; deferred maintenance and budget justification; charge-backs and allocations; facility budget factors in leasing; life cycle analysis; time value of money; capital decision-making; benchmarking.

Typically offered in April.


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Applies Towards the Following Certificates


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