CFO Academy - Preparing Tomorrow's Federal Financial Leaders
Ricardo Aguilera, U.S. Department of Defense Comptroller Chair, CFO Academy
In fall 2008, the National Defense University's Information Resources Management College opened a Chief Financial Officer Academy at Fort McNair in Washington, DC, featuring Pentagongraduate level courses for government financial managers. The CFO Academy's purpose is to prepare middle- to senior-level members of the federal financial community for senior 21st Century management and leadership responsibilities.
The Academy offers a variety of courses to prepare financial leaders, including lessons in accounting and finance, budget and cost analysis, internal controls and auditing, financial systems, and resource management.
The courses lead to a certificate in CFO leadership.
To learn more about the Academy visit www.ndu.edu/irmc.