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The College Board

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The College Board is a civic or social organization based in New York, NY that was founded in 1900. As of 2018 they had $1.0 billion in revenue and $1.3 billion in assets.

The College Board is a non-profit organization that clears a path for all students to own their future through the Advanced Placement Program, the SAT, Official SAT Practice on Khan Academy, BigFuture, and more.

New York, NY
B90: Educational Services

Form 990s for The College Board

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2017-12Dec 22, 2018990 PDF
2016-12Dec 21, 2017990 PDF
2015-12Mar 1, 2017990 PDF
2014-12Feb 9, 2016990 PDF
2014-06Jun 18, 2015990 PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for The College Board


Federated campaigns$0
Membership dues$0
Fundraising event contributions$0
Related organizations$0
Government grants (contributions)$2,370,784
Normal grants, contributions, etc.$3,787,361
Non-cash contributions$0
Program services$1,003,818,855
Investment income and dividends$8,041,643
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$49,683,204
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$1,067,701,847


Grants to govts. and orgs. in USA$1,259,153
Grants to individuals in USA$556,093
Grants to govts., orgs., and individuals outside USA$0
Benefits paid to or for members$0
Compensation of current officers, etc.$6,848,421
Compensation not included above, to disqualified persons$0
Non-officer salaries and wages$191,053,403
Pension/retirement accruals and contributions$21,500,811
Other employee benefits$19,518,764
Payroll taxes$14,504,961
Management fees$0
Legal fees$521,167
Accounting fees$390,501
Lobbying fees$1,744,329
Pro. fundraising fees$0
Investment mgmt fees$9,516,139
Other fee-for-service$42,569,329
Advertising and promotion$2,561,634
Office expenses$11,128,043
Information tech. expenses$33,765,499
Royalty expenses$0
Public official travel and entertainment$0
Conferences, meetings, etc.$10,299,635
Payments to affiliates$0
Depreciation, amortization, etc.$34,200,162
All other expenses$482,161,265
Total expenses$927,784,350


Cash (non-interest-bearing)$28,655,855
Savings, short-term investments, etc.$230,304,048
Pledges and grants receivable$9,407,294
Accounts receivable$95,671,637
Loans receivable from officers, directors, etc.$0
Loans receivable from other disqualified persons$0
Notes and loans receivable$0
Inventories for use$0
Prepaid expenses and deferred charges$14,337,492
Buildings, equipment, etc. post-depreciation$109,883,078
Investments, publicly traded securities$265,292,421
Investments, other securities$587,598,738
Investments, program-related
Intangible assets$0
Other assets$7,736,121
Total assets$1,348,886,684


Accounts payable and accrued expenses$71,251,307
Grants payable$0
Deferred revenue$90,892,253
Tax-exempt bond liabilities$0
Escrow or custodial account liability$0
Loans payable to officers and disqualified persons$0
Secured mortgages and notes payable to unrelated third parties$0
Unsecured notes and loans payable to unrelated third parties$0
Other liabilities$86,635,998
Total liabilities$248,779,558

Net asset restrictions

Unrestricted net assets$1,086,522,916
Temporarily restricted net assets$13,584,210
Permanently restricted net assets$0

Performance indicators

Total margin13%
Working capital$216,232,766
Current assets$378,376,326
Current liabilities$162,143,560
Days cash on hand101 days
Acid test liquidity ratio2.25

Vendors for The College Board

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
DrupalContent management system software2018-08-29
██████Fundraising software2018-08-29
█████████ ████████Software2018-08-29
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2018-08-29
██████████CRM software2018-08-29
██████████████████████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2018-05-17
███████ ███Call Center Services$14,032,3262017-12-01
██████ ███████████ ██████████It Consulting$30,027,4212017-12-01
...and 23 more vendors

Personnel at The College Board

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
David ColemanPresident and Chief Executive Officer-Jan. 10, 2019
██████ ██████Chief Operating Officer-Jan. 10, 2019
█████ ███████Chief of Membership, Governance, and Global Higher Education and Secretary of the Corporation-Jan. 10, 2019
███████ ██████Chief of Staff-Jan. 10, 2019
██████ ███████Chief Accounting Officer / Cao and Treasurer-May 19, 2018
██████ ██████Senior Vice President , Finance and Global Strategy-Jan. 10, 2019
███ ██████████Vice President , College Readiness Innovation and Concept Development-April 8, 2016
███████ ██████Vice President , Strategic Governance-Sept. 23, 2017
█████ ████Vice President of the Western Regional Office-April 4, 2016
██████ ███████ █████Vice President-April 18, 2016
...and 43 more key personnel

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