Wall Street Prep
Wed Nov 4, 1-5p (ET)

Accounting for Liberal Arts Students Pursuing Careers in Finance 4-Hour Virtual Power Session

Format: Live Virtual
Date: Nov 4
Time: 1-5p (ET)
CPE Credits: 4.5
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Learn Accounting from Experienced Finance Professionals

  • Only the Accounting You NeedThis seminar is designed to teach accounting to students and professionals embarking on careers in finance that have not received formal training in accounting. The 4-hour power session dispenses with academic frameworks and focuses simply on the key concepts finance professionals are expected to know from Day 1.
  • Taught by Wall Street PractitionersThe top investment banks in the world hire us to train their new analysts. You'll get the same training, by the same great instructors.
FREE access to our Online Accounting Crash CourseAttending this program gets you a lifetime resource: Our popular online Accounting Crash Course will let you continue to build on what you learned in this power session.

What You'll Learn

  • We love accounting, but we recognize that we're weird. So we developed a program that brings accounting to life using fun examples anyone can understand. We promise you will be shocked by how much you learn in 4 hours!
  • Learn by doing - We will do very little lecturing and a lot of exercises!
  • You will understand major line items on the income statement, balance sheet and cash flow statement.
  • Understand cash vs. accrual concepts
  • Learn the relationship between the financial statements and how they connect
  • The course will conclude with an exercise where you will construct a "mini" 10K - a complete set of financial statements that connect to one another consistently
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Who is this boot camp for?

This power session is for non-finance students and career switchers interested in a career in finance.  While accounting is relevant for a variety of careers, most of our students are interested in:

  • Investment Banking
  • Corporate Finance
  • Private Equity
  • Equity Research
  • Asset Management
  • Capital Markets

Boot Camp Details

Revisit what you learn This virtual seminar will be recorded and available for you to review any time from your Wall Street Prep learning dashboard.
Overview

This is a power session designed to get you up to speed on the income statement, the balance sheet, the cash flow statement and other accounting topics newly minted finance professionals are expected to know on the job. We will introduce the income statement, balance sheet, cash flow statement, and analyze the relationships between them. The focus of this seminar is to forgo the academic textbook and focus only on the topics finance professionals need to know on the job from Day 1.

What’s Included?

Comprehensive training materials and unlimited e-mail support for content-related questions for 12 months post-seminar.

Experienced Instructors

Our instructors are all practitioners with years of directly relevant real-world experience and have a passion for teaching. They understand the importance of teaching in a way that empowers students to apply the lessons from the classroom directly on the job.

Cancellation Policy

Participants may cancel up to 3 weeks prior to the event for a full refund. A 20% cancellation fee will apply up to 1 week prior to the event. No refunds will be granted for cancellations made within 1 week of the event. Wall Street Prep reserves the right to cancel the seminar if enrollment is insufficient. Trainees will be refunded in full in the event of a cancellation.

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Why attend a boot camp?


  • Comprehensive training

    Our live courses pulls no punches. Each boot camp is the same intensive training used to prepare incoming analysts at top financial institutions.


  • Learn by doing

    Attendees “learn by doing” by working through practical exercises and building financial models from scratch using real case studies.


  • Networking opportunity

    Boot camps provide an opportunity to network with MBAs and professionals from industries including investment banking, corp dev and FP&A.


  • Experienced instructors

    Our instructor-practitioners are experienced bankers who give real-world context by connecting training to their own experience on the desk.


  • Excel Mastery

    Our training reinforces speed, efficiency and consistency in Excel that investment banking analysts are expected to have on Day 1.


  • Continuing ed & webinars

    Enrollment to most boot camps includes access to our continuing education online training platform and webinar series.

Can't Attend? Learn Accounting Online Now

Online Course: Accounting Crash Course

  • Get up to speed on the income statement, the balance sheet, the cash flow statement and more.
  • Step-by-step video lessons make accounting accessible. Filled with accounting exercises often encountered in the job.
  • Used widely at top investment banks and business schools.
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Earn 4.5 CPE Credits for this Seminar

CPE logo Wall Street Prep is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.

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