Research

NBOA collects and analyzes data on a wide range of topics to give you timely, relevant information to make strategic decisions about your school's finances. These targeted research efforts help you put your school's numbers in context.

Questions? Contact Mary Kay Markunas at marykay.markunas@nboa.org or call 202-407-7135.

BIIS

Use NBOA's signature data-collection tool to get a comprehensive look at your school's financial health, sustainability and staffing levels compared to a national data set.

Commonfund Benchmarks Study

Critical data on independent school endowments and their trends.

Past Research Reports

Access the narrative reports from NBOA's past research efforts, including Financial Position Survey and the Business Office Compensation and Staffing Study.

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Summer Webinars

NBOA Summer Webinar Series: Financial Sustainability

NBOA’s Summer Webinar Series is back, this year addressing four critical areas of financial sustainability: enrollment and net tuition, right-sizing the operating budget, the philanthropy landscape and strategic leadership through accelerated change. While the challenges schools face may be more complex than ever before, opportunities and successes remain to be seized.

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