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At The AVE 2020, ACUA’s annual virtual event held in May, Baker Tilly higher education specialists discussed current and emerging trends in the higher education industry for internal audit professionals. The presenters facilitated an engaging discussion, sharing case studies and relevant experiences related to admissions integrity, athletics, campus safety, cybersecurity and privacy, financial pressures and affordability concerns, foreign influence and student wellness.

Key takeaways:

  • Identify relevant compliance trends in the higher education industry and understand how it impacts your institution’s internal audit program
  • Gain insight into external compliance factors that affect your institution’s audit program and be knowledgeable enough to develop a plan of action to mitigate the applicable risks
  • Be able to confidently discuss emerging compliance trends and possible threats to your institution with key stakeholders

Presenters and subject matter specialists:

For more information on this topic, or to learn how Baker Tilly specialists can help, contact our team.

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