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Dr. Jim Dalton

Professor of Accounting


Jetter School of Professional Studies


Professional Experience:

  • Professor of Business, 1997 to present. Served as Assistant Professor of Accounting and Business Administration from 1981-86, 1988-91.
  • Owner/Partner: MDS CPA Review Course 1999-present
  • Church and School Administrator, Grove City Church of the Nazarene, 1991 to 1997.
  • Treasurer, Grove City Church of the Nazarene 1991-present
  • Instructor, Becker CPA Review Course, 1988 to 1999.
  • Business Manager, Chardon Laboratories Inc., 1986 to 1988.
  • Owner, James D. Dalton, CPA, 1984-86.
  • Controller, Mid-America Nazarene College, 1978-1981.
  • Controller, Management Decisions Development Corp, 1977-78.

Professional Organizations:

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants

Awards and Recognition:

  • Richard C. Chewning Award recipient, recognizing passion and commitment toward integration of personal faith and business, Christian Business Faculty Association, 2018
  • Graduate and Professional Studies Faculty member of the year – May 2004
  • Alumni Medallion Award at MVNC-1998
  • President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, MVNC, 1985
  • Excellence in Teaching Award (Becker CPA Review), 1988-97
  • Outstanding Young Men of America, 1977
  • Student Body President, MVNC, 1977

Published Works and Presentations:

  • MDS CPA Review-Financial (Co-Author)
  • MDS CPA Review-Reporting (Co-Author)
  • MDS CPA Review – Business Environment
  • “Church Financial Workshop,” MVNC, 1994 to present.



  • E.D. in Adult Education, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • M.A. in Accounting, State of Ohio Avila College, Kansas City, Missouri (1981)
  • B.A. in Management, Mount Vernon Nazarene College, Mount Vernon, Ohio (1977)

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