Stephen Christie

Stephen Christie, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Accounting and Finance

Office Phone: (951) 343-4771
Office Location: Business Building, Room 222
Office Hours: Tuesday & Thursday: 7:30am to 8:30am & 1:00pm to 2:00pm; Tuesday only: 3:30pm to 5:30pm.; Friday only: 9:00am to 11:00am virtually; 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
    FIN405 - Financial Analysis and 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 and Management
    Student-faculty Interaction - Higher Education

  • Teaching Experience at Institutions Other than CBU

    Adjunct Professor, California Baptist University (1999–2006)
    Adjunct Professor, Point Loma Nazarene University (2020)

  • Research, Presentations, & Publications

    Academic Reviewer - Strategic Finance print magazine and Management Accounting Quarterly online magazine (publications of Institute of Management Accountants)
    Book Reviewer - Institute of Management Accountants

  • Church Membership & Activities

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

  • Community Service & Involvement

    Member, Institute of Management Accountants

  • Interests & Hobbies

    Reading, golf, gardening, travel

  • 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." Philippians 4:6–7