The school's unique environment is the center for and the foundation of Penley Consulting's Process.   The Process addresses your pragmatic realities - academic, financial and governance.

The Process

Penley Consulting personalizes each client relationship with an iterative process that produces pragmatic, implementable solutions for the school's future and its responsibilities to service. 

For successful implementation of changes, our Process depends upon widespread engagement of constituents. 


Drawing from nearly 50 years in higher education, we bring

Experience to today's colleges and universities in terms of 

Your Challenges:

  • Accreditation and Regulation
  • Curriculum Development
  • Governance - Faculty & Trustee
  • Cost Control
  • Debt Negotiation
  • Cash Management
  • Fund Raising
  • Market Analysis
  • Strategy Development
  • Change Management
  • Admissions & Recruiting


Higher Ed Consulting


Every school is different, and its challenges deserve a tailored, systemic perspective.