Dr. Earl Godfrey

Professor of Accounting


  • Spartanburg Community College – Major: Computer Science
  • University of South Carolina – BS: Majors: Psychology, Accounting, Minor: Education
  • Winthrop University – MBA, additional study in Accounting
  • Nova Southeastern University – DBA in Accounting

Classes Taught

  • Over 25 years (Graduate for the past 10 years):
    • Undergraduate: Some Business, Law, Management, Marketing, Finance and all Accounting
    • Graduate: All Accounting


  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Certified Global Management Accountant (CGMA)

Research Interests

  • Career perceptions
  • Christian ethical issues
  • Gender issues related to accounting
  • Accreditation characteristics of business programs in higher education

Other Interests

Currently serve as the International Treasurer, Member of the International Board of Directors, Member of the International Executive Committee, Member of the International Teaching Excellence Committee, and Chair of the International Auditing Committee for the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), the organization that provides international accreditation for the Godbold College of Business. I also like to read, travel, and spend time with family.