Mary Jo Jones

Mary Jo Jones

Senior Lecturer, Department of Business

ELC 201

Mary Jo Jones is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and an Accounting Instructor. She presents a diverse background having both a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and a Master of Science (MS) in Clinical Nutrition.  She was in healthcare for 15 years before becoming an accountant. She taught at Paducah Community College, Paducah, Kentucky, and at the University of Evansville, Evansville, Indiana, before teaching here at Eastern University.   She joined Eastern University in 1996.


M.B.A., University of Evansville
M.S. in Clinical Nutrition, University of Kentucky
B.S., David Lipscomb College

Courses Taught

Financial Accounting: ACCT 107, ACCT 108, ACCT 361, ACCT 362, ACCT 420, ACCT 424, INST 150

Grants & Professional Developments

Recent Professional Development:

  • Accounting Education Conference 06/18/19
  • Ethics: When CPAs Make the Headlines Webinar 06/17/19
  • Latest Developments in Government and Nonprofit Accounting and Auditing 06/04/19
  • Accounting and Auditing Current Developments 06/03/19
  • The Big Deal about Big Data (Health Care Conference) 05/27/19
  • Cybersecurity Strikes Back (Not-for-Profit Conference) 05/19/19
  • The Business of Marijuana (Local Government Conference) 05/18/19
  • B Corps: Using Business as a Force for Good (Leadership Conference) 05/17/19