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Understand the standards and promote longevity and success for your educational institution.

Understand the standards and promote longevity and success for your educational institution.

Institutions of Higher Education are training the next generation of professionals. Your focus is on the well-being of your students, ensuring they are ready for the demands of tomorrow. Yet operating as a governmental or nonprofit institution comes with a unique set of challenges. Constantly changing standards must be met and operating requirements have to be taken into account. Balancing your budget with the needs and expectations of those you serve is an ongoing challenge for any institution. In an environment of increasing accountability and transparency, it’s easy to get swept up in compliance when you should be focusing on curriculum and growing future leaders.

An experienced team can help you lessen these burdens and get back to focusing on your goals. For more than 35 years, we have been known as an industry leader in the higher education space, including community colleges and government and non-profit colleges and universities. We are thought leaders in the space, educating the educators on relevant topics and requirements.

Our industry experience is coupled with a strong government and non-profit knowledge base. Our team members are recognized leaders nationally and locally in organizations such as the GFOA, AGA, and the AICPA, and work with government and non-profit clients of all sizes across the country. No matter what issue you’re facing, our team can help you find a solution, so you can spend more time focusing on the well-being of your educational institution.

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April 20, 2020
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There is much to consider right now when it comes to remote working arrangements, school closures and compliance for higher education institutions. Here are some common questions we’ve received surrounding how to continue operations in the wake of …
April 20, 2020
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April 20, 2020
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The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) is a huge piece of legislation designed to relief related to the COVID-19 pandemic, and that includes provisions for higher education institutions. Here is a breakdown of the most …

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