Brian Cotton

Instructor of Healthcare Management


  • D.B.A. (in progress), Gardner-Webb University
  • Master of Accountancy, Gardner-Webb University
  • MBA, Gardner-Webb University
  • BS, East Carolina University

Classes Taught

  • Introduction to Healthcare Management
  • Healthcare Quality Seminar
  • Introduction to International Health
  • Healthcare Law and Ethics
  • Diversity and Culture in Healthcare Management
  • Economics, Budgeting, and Finance in Healthcare
  • Human Behavior in Organization
  • Principles of Accounting II
  • Principle of Economics I

Research Interests

  • Financial Accounting
  • Estate, Gifts, and Trust Planning
  • Fraud Examination
  • Firm Operations and Risk
  • Securities and Insurance Fraud
  • Governance Controls
  • Corruption
  • Hospital Revenue Cycle Issues
  • Healthcare Finance

Awards, Honors and Certifications

Dr. Frank R. Campbell Master of Accountancy Academic Excellence Award, August 2018