Carolyn Griffen

Carolyn Griffen

Associate Faculty

I am passionate about developing creative ways (through the use of technology) to engage and motivate students.

Academic and Professional Degrees Earned

  • M.B.A., Accounting

    - University of Phoenix

  • B.S., Business Administration

    - University of Phoenix

My Unique Approach to Education

My unique approach to education is in utilizing active learning and using web-based course management systems to improve student learning skills


Ms. Griffen taught as adjunct faculty for the Undergraduate School of Business Bachelor of Business Management in Accounting beginning in 2013 and became the Program Assessment Coordinator in 2014. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and an M.B.A. in Accounting at the University of Phoenix in Phoenix. Carolyn is currently working toward her Ph.D. in Accounting.

Her business experience includes serving as Controller for MVP Golf in Dallas, Assistant Controller for HCI Cayman Operating LLC in Dallas, and positions ranging from Senior Accountant to Financial Auditor for a Dallas-based construction company.  Carolyn is also the owner of Griffs Bookkeeping, a full-service bookkeeping and tax service.