Helping clients meet their business challenges begins with an in-depth understanding of the industries in which they work. That’s why KPMG LLP established its industry-driven structure. In fact, KPMG LLP was the first of the Big Four firms to organize itself along the same industry lines as clients.

How We Work

We bring together passionate problem-solvers, innovative technologies, and full-service capabilities to create opportunity with every insight.

Learn more

Careers & Culture

What is culture? Culture is how we do things around here. It is the combination of a predominant mindset, actions (both big and small) that we all commit to every day, and the underlying processes, programs and systems supporting how work gets done.

Learn more

Higher education, research and other not-for-profits

KPMG leverages our experience serving colleges and universities, research institutions and not-for-profit organizations across the country to provide valuable insights.

As the first major professional services firm to develop a Higher Education, Research & Other Not-for-Profit (HERON) practice, KPMG is committed to assisting organizations carry out their missions. Our dedicated practice has served higher education and not-for-profit organizations as auditors, tax specialists, and business advisers.

Serving private and public institutions across the country, our professionals understand the challenges facing schools and not-for-profits. Our deep experience provides our professionals with the ability to identify valuable insights to help leaders address the critical issues they face in a rapidly changing industry.

Client Story

Procuring a higher education in AI

KPMG helped a world-renowned university advance spend management with leading data governance and analytical practices.

Procuring a higher education in AI

For this client, KPMG used proprietary algorithms to design, test and deploy a purpose-built analytics model for spend data, combining self-refining machine learning with human adjustments.

Read more

Explore more

Meet our team

Image of David Gagnon
David Gagnon
Audit Sector Leader - Higher Education & Other Non-for-Profits, KPMG US
Image of Mark Fitzgerald
Mark Fitzgerald
International Development Leader, KPMG US

Explore other services tailored to your business​

Thank you!

Thank you for contacting KPMG. We will respond to you as soon as possible.

Contact KPMG

Use this form to submit general inquiries to KPMG. We will respond to you as soon as possible.

By submitting, you agree that KPMG LLP may process any personal information you provide pursuant to KPMG LLP's Privacy Statement.

An error occurred. Please contact customer support.

Job seekers

Visit our careers section or search our jobs database.

Submit RFP

Use the RFP submission form to detail the services KPMG can help assist you with.

Office locations

International hotline

You can confidentially report concerns to the KPMG International hotline

Press contacts

Do you need to speak with our Press Office? Here's how to get in touch.