2019-2020 Catalog

EEA 525 School Finance/Operations

In this course, candidates develop an understanding of how schools are financed and knowledge of best practices in the acquisition of resources, budgeting, accounting, and the fiscal stewardship of the school’s human and financial resources. Topics include the formulation of the budget, the development of budget priorities, the administration of budget expenditures, the school’s facilities, and financial resources. Candidates become knowledgeable about the budgeting process and the school financial management responsibilities of the educational leader.