Patty Cox

Assistant Professor of Accounting
Koury Business Center 230
2075 Campus Box
Elon, NC 27244 (336) 278-5925

Brief Biography

CPA in state of North Carolina

MS and BS degrees in Accounting from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Assistant Professor of Accounting at Elon University since fall, 1987.

Faculty Advisor of Beta Alpha Psi

Married with 2 children.


M.S., Accounting, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 1987.

B.S., Accounting, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 1984.

Certified Public Accountant, North Carolina, 1987.

Employment History

1987 - Present, Assistant Professor of Accounting, Elon University


2003 – Present, Accountant & Financial Advisor

Morgan Chase Management, Inc.

Elon, NC


1988-Present, Tax Preparer

Elon, NC


1987 – Present, Accountant & Financial Advisor

Cox Auto Sales

Burlington, NC


Spring, 2007  Accounting Internship

Apple, Bell & Johnson CPA

Burlington, NC


1990 – Faculty Internship

McGladrey & Pullen, CPAs


1985-1987, Staff Auditor

McGladrey & Pullen, CPAs


1983-1985, Assistant to Controller

Selig Mfg.

Courses Taught

Courses Taught:

     Principles of Financial Accounting

     Principles of Managerial Accounting

     Intermediate Accounting

     Computerized Accounting


     Personal Financial Planning

     Global Studies

Leadership Positions

Faculty Advisor of Beta Alpha Psi

Faculty Advisor of Phoenix for Life


2012 Dean's Award for Excellence in Service

2010-2011 Faculty Advisor of the Year – Elon University

2007 Love School of Business Faculty Member of the Year Award

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