Budgets and Financial Management in Higher Education / Edition 1

Budgets and Financial Management in Higher Education / Edition 1

by Margaret J. Barr, George S. McClellan
     
 

ISBN-10: 0470616202

ISBN-13: 9780470616208

Pub. Date: 01/11/2011

Publisher: Wiley

In today's challenging economic climate, college and university administrators need reliable financial advice for helping their institutions thrive. Thoroughly revised and updated, this book is designed to help new administrators understand and become more proficient in their financial management role within the institution. Written in an accessible style, so that

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Overview

In today's challenging economic climate, college and university administrators need reliable financial advice for helping their institutions thrive. Thoroughly revised and updated, this book is designed to help new administrators understand and become more proficient in their financial management role within the institution. Written in an accessible style, so that the book's guidance to immediate use, the book is grounded in the latest knowledge and filled with illustrative examples from across all types of institutions. This is an ideal resource for courses in graduate programs in higher education leadership and administration.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470616208
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/11/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
138,689
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Figures, Tables, and Exhibits ix

Preface xi

About the Authors xv

1. The Fiscal Context and the Role of the Budget Manager 1

2. Primary Elements of the Budget: Revenue and Expenses 29

3. Understanding Budgets 55

4. Management of the Budget Cycle 87

5. Understanding Auxiliary and Capital Budgets 119

6. Problems and Pitfalls in Budget Management 139

7. Managing Budget Fluctuations 163

Glossary of Terms 191

Index 197

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