Boston University moved to remote teaching and learning format for all in-person classes to reduce the effects of COVID-19. Classes will meet during the advertised timeframe, and links to the classes will be provided to the students. Please visit our COVID-19 website for more information about the university’s operation during this period.
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.