US higher education’s expense growth exceeds revenue growth in FY18 financial medians
June 28th 2019 (9.25mins)
Susan Fitzgerald, Christopher Collins
In this edition of Moody’s Talks Public Finance, Associate Managing Director Susan Fitzgerald and Assistant Vice President Chris Collins discuss our annual medians reports for US public and private universities. Expense growth continues to top revenue growth for both types of universities. Cash flow, however, remains steady for public universities, while fundraising is a strength for private universities.
Higher education – US Medians - Public university revenue growth declines again, driving cost containment
Public colleges and universities continue to experience constrained revenue growth and increasing expenses, even as the rate of expense growth slows.