Stephen Christie, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Accounting & Finance
Accounting Program Director

Office Phone: (951) 343-4771
Office Location: Business Building, Room 222
Office Hours: Monday: 9:45am to 10:45am; Tuesday & Thursday: 7:45am to 8:45am, & 1:00pm to 2:00pm; Wednesday: 9:45am to 10:45am, & 2:00pm to 4:00pm; or By Appointment

Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
Ph.D. Higher Education Claremont Graduate University 2015
M.B.A. Finance California State University at Fullerton 1985
B.A. Accounting California State University at Fullerton 1979
  • Additional Education

    Certified Management Accountant (C.M.A.), 1987

  • Courses Taught

    ACC250 - Principles of Accounting 1
    ACC251 - Principles of Accounting 2
    ACC310 - Intermediate Accounting 1
    ACC311 - Intermediate Accounting 2
    ACC320 - Cost Accounting
    ACC410 - Advanced Accounting
    ACC420 - Accounting Information Systems
    BUS303 - Business Finance
    BUS304 - Financial Analysis & Forecasting
    BUS539 - Financial Management
    BUS541 - Financial Statement Analysis
    BUS598 - Capstone
    ACC520 - Advanced Topics in Management Accounting
    ACC540 - Advanced Topics in Financial Accounting

  • Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests

    Accounting, Finance, & Management
    Student-faculty Interaction - Higher Education

  • Teaching Experience

    Adjunct Professor, California Baptist University (1999 - 2006)

  • Church Membership & Activities

    Past Church Board President, Treasurer
    Media / Worship Team
    Life Group Leader
    Crown Financial Ministry Leader

  • Community Service & Involvement

    Member, AICPA
    Member, Financial Executives International
    Member, Institute of Management Accountants
    Member, Christian Business Faculty Association
    Academic Reviewer - Strategic Management magazine

  • Interests & Hobbies

    Maui bound in July!

  • Personal Philosophy

    "Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all comprehension, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus."

    - Phil. 4: 6-7