Marissa Nelson

Senior Lecturer

Accounting & Management Information Systems

Areas of Expertise

  • Financial Reporting
  • General Accounting
  • Tax


MAcc, The Ohio State University

BS (Accounting), University of South Florida


ACCTMIS 7200 - Corporate Financial Reporting I
Examination of major aspects of corporate financial reporting. Prereq: 6050 or MBA 6211. Not open to students with credit for 6200 (824).
ACCTMIS 3201 - Financial Accounting II
Theory and application of accounting techniques to record and report financial information; asset and liability valuation; income measurement; second of two-course sequence. Prereq: 3200, 3200.02, or BusMHR 2292 (BusAdm 499.01); or permission of instructor. Not open to students with credit for 3201.02 or 523.
ACCTMIS 4200 - Advanced Financial Accounting
Advanced topics in financial reporting; may include accounting for multi-corporate business entities, international operations, and government and not-for-profit organizations. Prereq: 3201 (523) or 3201.02, and BusMHR 2292 (BusAdm 499.01). Not open to students with credit for 624.
ACCTMIS 7716 - Accounting and Financial Analysis in Health Sciences
Examines how managers use accounting and financial reporting information in decision making and performance evaluation. Course focuses on fundamental techniques for financial analysis such as time value money, risk and return, and capital budgeting. Prereq: BusMgt 7701, BusFin 7702, and BusMHR 7703; and enrollment in the Graduate Business Minor in Health Sciences.
ACCTMIS 3400 - Tax Accounting I
Fundamentals of the federal income tax, and how it influences taxpayer decisions. Emphasis is on the individuals and businesses organized as proprietorships, but rules generally applicable to all taxpayers are covered. Prereq: A grade of B or above in 2300H, or 3200 and BusMHR 2292.
ACCTMIS 7230 - Accounting for Mergers and Acquisitions (and other Complex Transactions)
Designed for students whose careers will require an expert understanding of advanced accounting and reporting concepts regarding complex financial transactions. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 841.
MBA 6210.02 - Accounting for Decision Making
Uses of Accounting by Managers.