CPAs & Advisors

Higher Education

CPA and Accounting Firm for Education in CaliforniaIn today’s rapidly changing economic climate, Institutions of Higher Learning face unprecedented challenges and opportunities. Increased competition, deepening regulatory complexity and disruptive technologies all challenge traditional business models, leaving education executives to weigh opportunity against risk and uncertainty.

At MGO, we combine a deep understanding of the higher education marketplace with unparalleled expertise in public sector accounting. Because our thought leaders play an active role in standard setting bodies, industry groups, and other regulatory authorities, we have the unique opportunity to represent the clients we serve through the development of policies and standards. And our accountants and advisors strive to share our unique insights and thought leadership with our clients.

Most notably, not-for-profit colleges and universities have found themselves facing the complexities of the OMB Uniform Grant Guidance directive.  MGO’s unique position as a leading auditor of federal expenditures in California, has allowed us to develop tools and programs to help our clients navigate these unique challenges (see attached).

Beyond traditional assurance and advisory services, we see ourselves as an extension of the client team – rolling up our sleeves, embracing challenges and implementing solutions. Compliance issues, governance problems, financial presentation, fraud protection, and tax concerns are just a few of the challenges our accountants, CPAs, and advisors help our clients overcome through innovation, energy, and an uncanny ability to help your organization succeed.

If you’d like to find out more about how MGO can help your organization. Let’s talk >>>