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NACUBO 2020 New Business Officers (NBO) Virtual Program

Each Friday in August 2020 | See Schedule for Session Times


The New Business Officers (NBO) Virtual Program is designed to provide resources, information and guidance to those new to the Chief Business Officer role within a higher education setting. Attendance at the New Business Officers Program is limited to first-time chief business and financial officers who report directly to a president or chancellor and who have been in their current positions for less than three years.

The NBO Virtual Program will take place every Friday in August at 2 PM Eastern time. Each day will consist of two sessions, either 60 or 75 minutes in length with breaks in between. In addition to these Friday sessions, two complimentary webcasts, NBO Alumni Panel and NACUBO 101, will be offered on July 10 and July 24, respectively.

If you are interested in signing up for this program, please submit your information here. If you meet the eligibility requirements of the program, you will receive a link to start your program registration.

For inquiries about the program, contact Elizabeth LaRocca, Senior Director, Leadership Development at or 202.861.2588.

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What You Will Learn

NACUBO’s professional development programs are designed to deliver the skills, concepts, and best practices for success to individuals in the business of higher education. After participating in this program, you will be able to:

  • Develop a set of tools and strategies to navigate the complexities of the chief business officer role.  
  • Gain valuable insight on current topics and issues facing chief business officers working in higher education.
  • Understand the elements to develop relationships with key constituents on campus.

Who Should Attend

  • Chief Financial Officers
  • Vice President, Finance
  • Vice Presidents for Finance and/or Administration

Course Information

  • Prerequisites: None
  • Level: Intermediate
  • Type: Group internet based training
  • Length: 11 sessions at 60 or 75 minutes each

CPE Information

Estimated 10.5 CPE Credits

See Sesssion Descriptions for Fields of Study (note: each person must register individually to earn CPEs)

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


To begin registration process, click here.

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