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Investment advisory services are offered through CliftonLarsonAllen Wealth Advisors, LLC, an SEC-registered investment advisor.

Private Sector Colleges and Universities


Build a legacy of educational excellence with help from a trusted business advisor.

What’s on your mind?

  • Financial reporting and tax compliance
  • Gainful employment, program integrity, 90/10, and other regulatory requirements
  • International expansion and students
  • Preparing for succession
  • Successfully competing for revenue
  • Adapting to declining enrollment
  • Meeting increasing costs, such as health care and technology
  • Protecting against threats to data, privacy, and system security
  • Managing and mitigating risks

A unique approach

CliftonLarsonAllen professionals have been serving the higher education industry for more than 50 years, so we understand the challenges facing post-secondary colleges, universities, and career schools. Our CPAs and consultants are active members of national, state, and regional industry associations, including: Association of Private Sector Colleges and Universities (APSCU), American Association of Cosmetology Schools (AACS), and National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA).

Whether you are a small career school, a large private sector university, or something in between, a close relationship with objective advisors provides more than reports and numbers. We know you and your industry, so you benefit from deep understanding and clear insight.