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Department of Economics, Finance & Accounting
Fort Hays State University
600 Park Street
McCartney Hall 201
Phone: 785-628-5805
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Dr. Cole J. Engel, CPA

Assistant Professor

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 McCartney Hall 216A
  (785) 628-5325

  Ph.D. in Accounting, Northcentral University, 2016
  M.B.A., Fort Hays State University, 2009
  B.B.A. in Accounting, Fort Hays State University, 2007
  B.B.A. in Computer Information Systems, FHSU, 2007



Courses Taught:

  • Principles of Accounting I
  • Principles of Accounting II
  • Cost Accounting
  • Intermediate Accounting I
  • Intermediate Accounting II
  • Accounting Information Systems
  • CPA Problems

Fields of Specialization:
Financial Accounting, Information Systems

Other Professional Activity:
Certified Public Accountant, State of Kansas
Alpha Kappa Psi Faculty Advisor


"A Primer on the Accounting and Reporting Requirements for Not-for-Profit Organizations," Journal of Public Management Research, Vol. 2, No. 1, June 2016.

"Ethical Standards of Scientific Research for Beginning Accounting Students," Business and Economic Research, Vol. 6, No. 1, June 2016.

"A Primer on the Condition of the Accounting and Auditing Profession," International Journal of Accounting and Taxation, Vol. 2, No. 2, 2014.

"Young Consumers in the New Marketing Ecosystem: An Analysis of Their Usage of Interactive Technologies," Academy of Marketing Studies Journal, Vol. 15, No. 2, November 2011. ((Co-authored with Reginald L. Bell, Robert J. Meier, Michael J. Martin, and Joan H. Rumpel)

"Predicting Young Consumers' Usage of Electronic Social Networking Devices," International Journal of Business, Marketing, and Decision Sciences, Vol. 2, No. 2, Fall 2009. (Co-authored with Reginald L. Bell, Robert J. Meier, Michael J. Martin, and Joan H. Rumpel)

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