Charles Small, Ph.D., CDP, Associate Professor Emeritus, Information Systems

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Degrees, Licenses & Certificates:

  • Certified Data Processor (CDP), 1979
  • PhD, Texas A&M University, 1978
  • MS, Abilene Christian University, 1975
  • BS, Abilene Christian University, 1954

Academic Positions Held:

  • Associate Professor, Abilene Christian University, 1977-present

Other Positions:

  • Assistant to the Dean, College of Business, Texas A&M University, 1975-76
  • Director of Computation, Abilene Christian University, 1969-73
  • Administrator of Data Processing, Colorado City Public Schools, 1968-69
  • Assistant Director, Computation Center, Marine Corps Base, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina

Professional & Teaching Awards:

  • Treasures in Heaven Servant Award, 2000
  • Dean's Award for Education, 1991

Courses Taught:

  • Information Systems and Technology
  • Introduction to Business and Technology


  • Auditing financial institutions in the Abilene area
  • Financial/data processing auditor of banking systems

International Experience:

  • Education technology consultant, Zambia and Kenya, 1992-present

Research Areas:

  • Expert systems

Corporate and Public Sector Leadership:

  • Computer training and implementation in two large technical schools in Zambia and Kenya, 1992-present
  • President, Big Country Chapter, Data Processing Management Association, 1985, 1978
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