Information on budget and expenses, fund raising, and strategic planning

Strategic Planning for Academic Departments A model for strategic planning that integrates planning and student outcomes. This article is from American Council on Education.
RIT Accounting & Finance Link to RIT Accounting & Financial Reporting. Includes budget guidance and policies.
Preparing the Department Budget This article is from the American Council on Education.
Creating Department Goals Self-questionnaire and attached goals grid to assist with developing departmental goals.
Managing Tight Budgets Strategies for staying within budget including information on: position sharing, revising curriculum, forming partnerships, and analyzing course enrollment.
Four Steps to Successful Fund Raising This article is from the American Council on Education
Strategies for Tough Times Tips for planning in the midst of financial crisis. This article is from the American Council on Education.
Fundraising Tips The department head's role in fundraising is less about going to get money and more about developing a culture where the department thinks proactively about its funding. This list includes ideas for enhancing departmental fundraising efforts.