REGISTER NOW! Participants of the QBE Funding and School Budget Development course will gain a comprehensive, big-picture and detailed understanding of the QBE formula and all its input variables, including the funding formula calculation, program weights, FTE counts, allotment sheets, budget services reports from the GA Department of Ed, and the 18 programs included in the QBE formula. Participants will also learn how to prepare for a successful annual budgeting process, how to budget for state, local, federal, and grant revenue, how to budget for personnel and other expenses, and how to manage the budget to actual performance throughout the year. In addition, the course will cover long-term forecasting and budget policy.
The QBE Funding & School Budget Development course is one of six courses offered in GCSA’s Financial Management Certification Program. You can still sign up to attend five of the six remaining courses. Make-up courses will be offered in the fall. You can also take courses individually. Learn more about the entire program HERE.