Education Industries

The challenges facing today's colleges, universities and learning institutions continue to grow well beyond the core business of learning and research. The broad universe of stakeholders, ranging from students, families, faculty, administrators, trustees and alumni to federal, state and local regulators, have different agendas, requirements and expectations. School districts, and their trustees, face their own unique challenges. Meeting these varied expectations is key to your success.

Professionals in Accume Partner's Education Industries Practice are highly experienced in controlling and improving critical business processes and can provide tested and innovative recommendations tailored to a client's specific needs. Accume has been helping clients to assess, audit, improve controls and to enhance the effectiveness of critical business processes based on each client's unique circumstances, and the most cost-effective solutions to meeting client needs.

Accume Partners delivers services that are high quality, cost effective, well-coordinated and properly controlled to effectively manage risks. Our professionals are experienced with a broad range of operational, financial and regulatory issues affecting risk management and governance for both higher education institutions and K-12 school districts, including:

  • Student revenues and receivables
  • Financial aid
  • Sales and services
  • Development and fundraising
  • Grants
  • Human resources and payroll
  • Information technology
  • Purchasing and contracting
  • Construction
  • Facilities
  • Accounts payable
  • Bonds payable
  • Investments and endowments
  • Accounting
  • Enterprise risk management
  • Risk assessment
  • Fraud investigations