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Events and Programs
Events and Programs

2013 Facilities and Administrative Rates - Long Form

March 4-6, 2013
Sheraton Denver Downtown
Denver, CO


This workshop is essential for those new to the long form methodology or for those who need to understand more about sponsored research cost accounting. The Facilities and Administrative Rates workshop provides an overview of cost accounting per OMB Circular A-21. Participants also learn the fundamentals of cost pools, how to allocate facilities and administrative (indirect) costs required by OMB Circular A-21, proposal preparation, rate negotiation, and audit considerations.

Topics include base cost development, department administrative expenses, operation and maintenance costs, fringe benefits, space, depreciation, libraries, service and recharge centers, cost sharing, unallowable costs, direct costs, and regulatory updates. This program allows attendees time to interact with colleagues, pose questions to an experienced group of faculty, and review a case-study for more in-depth learning.

Who Should Attend

  • Accountants
  • Administrators for Research and Sponsored Projects
  • Budget Directors
  • Controllers
  • External Auditors
  • Indirect Cost Rate Practitioners
  • Internal Auditors

What You'll Learn

  • Strategies for proposal preparations and negotiations
  • Learn how to evaluate unallowable costs
  • Familiarity with cost accounting rules per OMB A-21
  • An understanding of cost pool development


No prerequisites and/or advance preparation required.

Course Level

Basic to Intermediate

Estimated CPEs

Participants will be awarded up to 18 CPE credits for this group live event. CPE credits can be earned in the following categories:


Program Overview

2013 Facilities and Administrative Rates - Long Form
March 4-6, 2013

Estimated CPEs:18

Payment Options

For online registration NACUBO only accepts Visa, Mastercard, and American Express.

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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:

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