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.

ACA Employer Mandate Enforcement Begins

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For the first time, the IRS has begun enforcement of the employer mandate under the Affordable Care Act for employers averaging 50 or more full-time employees in the prior calendar year. Letters from the IRS are expected to reach thousands of employers over the next several weeks. Click the link above to learn what your school can do if it receives an assessment letter.