My NacuboWhy Join: Benefits of Membership

E-mail:   Password:   

 Remember Me? | Forgot password? | Need an online account?

Distance Learning
Distance Learning

OD: A Financially Sustainable Approach to Innovate Academic Programs

Recorded on Wednesday, October 21, 2015 1:00PM ET


As the pressure builds on institutions to ensure academic offerings are attuned to student needs and new disciplines, the Chief Business Officer needs a proven process to guide the growth of academic offerings. This webcast will explore how five year financial models have been developed at other institutions to manage growth, changes to existing programs and the development of faculty. Speakers will illustrate effective collaborative roles played by the Provost, Chief Business Officer and Chief Operating Officers in developing sustainable growth models in tuition-dependent institutions.

What You Will Learn

After participating in this program, you will be able to:

  • Be equipped with strategies to partner with academic officers to develop financial plans for new and existing programs
  • Have an increased understanding of how previous efforts to deploy activity based costing to academic programs can be leveraged into a more strategic analysis for program expansion
  • Recognize the nuances of developing well though-out five year financial models

Meet the Presenters

  • Geoffrey Bracket, executive vice president, Marist College
  • Mary Foster, managing director, Grant Thornton
  • Bob, Shea, senior fellow, finance and campus management, NACUBO

Who Should Attend    

  • Chief business officers
  • Chief operating officers
  • Vice presidents of finance
  • Provosts
  • Academic officers

Course Information

  • Length: 75 minutes


Member Site Registration: $99.00
Non-Member Site Registration: $129.00


Viewing a Program

If you have registered for a NACUBO webcast:

  • Log in to MY NACUBO
  • Click My Distance Learning Programs under the My Professional Development Section
  • Click the name of the webcast you wish to view
  • The webcast will open in a new window

Payment Options

For online purchases NACUBO only accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Diners Club

To pay by check please use our
mail-in registration forms

For further assistance contact
Customer Support:


Customer Support

For technical support visit our online:

Webcast Help Guide

Technical Requirements

Software/Browser Requirements

  • Windows XP/Vista/7
  • Windows Media Player 10,11 or 12
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0 or later
  • Flash Player 10.x

Get Flash


CPE Information

NACUBO 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: