Budget 101 Sessions

Patrick Jacobson-Schulte
Patrick Jacobson-Schulte

Presented by DCTC Vice President of Finance Patrick Jacobson-Schulte

Dakota County Technical College is hosting three Budget 101 sessions presented by the college’s vice president of finance, Patrick Jacobson-Schulte, in February 2018 in Dakota Room B on the DCTC main campus in Rosemount, Minnesota.

Designed to help students manage their money during their college years and beyond, the one-hour sessions are taking place Tuesday, February 20, 2018, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., Monday, February 26, 2018, from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., and Wednesday, February 28, 2018, from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

“Planning and monitoring your budget will help you identify wasteful expenditures, adapt quickly as your finances change and help you achieve your goals,” Patrick said.

WHAT: Budget 101 Sessions

WHO: Vice President of Finance Patrick Jacobson-Schulte

Tuesday, February 20, 2018  9 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Monday, February 26, 2018 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Wednesday, February 28, 2018  2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Dakota Room B
Rosemount Campus
Dakota County Technical College
1300 145th Street East
Rosemount, MN 55068

What you’ll learn by attending a Budget 101 session:

  1. Where does my money go?
    When you actually see the breakdown of your expenses, you may be surprised by what you find; this process is essential to fully grasp how things can add up.
  2. How do I reduce my money worries?
    Creating a budget will decrease your stress levels because with a budget you can reduce surprises.
  3. Why is this important?
    This sense of financial clarity is important not only in college, but throughout life.

More about Patrick Jacobson-Schulte…

Patrick Jacobson-Schulte is vice president of finance at Dakota County Technical College and Inver Hills Community College. Patrick attended the St. Cloud State University Herberger Business School, earning a Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) in 2008 as well as a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Economics, graduating magna cum laude in 2002.

Before starting at DCTC and Inver Hills in January 2017, Patrick served as vice president for finance and treasurer at The Sage Colleges in Troy, New York. Before Sage, he served as associate vice president for financial management and budget at St. Cloud State University.

Patrick’s scholarly research includes an article published in the Journal of the American Society of Behavioral and Business Science, “The Use and Security of Data in the Higher Education Environment,” with Mark B. Schmidt and Gary Yoshimoto. He was accepted for presentation at the 16th Annual Conference of American Society of Business and Behavioral Science (ASBBS).

To learn more about the Budget 101 sessions at DCTC, contact:

Anna Voight
Associate Director of Student Life