Doctorate DBA-Accounting: May 2007-Present. Enrolled in DBA program at Anderson University (Indiana) with a concentration in Accounting and an expected degree date in 2011. Currently at the ABD (All But Doctorate) stage, with only my dissertation left to complete.
Law School: 1977-1978. Finished first year of law school at nights at the University of San Diego. Finished in top third of class. Dropped out after that due to increased travel requirements of new job at Sun Harbor Industries.
CPA: 1973. State of Texas. Passed all 4 parts of the CPA exam on the first try, while working for Exxon Corporation.
MBA-Finance: 1968-1970. Florida State University, Tallahassee FL. Earned the degree with a 3.5 GPA while working full-time as a Budget Analyst for the State of Florida Budget Bureau and with a second part-time job as a busboy at an FSU sorority house.
BS-Finance & BS-Management: 1964-1968. Florida State University, Tallahassee FL. Attended FSU on Track scholarship. Earned commission as a Second Lieutenant in the US Army upon graduation through the Army ROTC. Lettered in both Cross-Country and Track. Member of the FSU Varsity Club (for athletic letter-winners). President of Sigma Chi Fraternity. Member of the honorary Order of Omega. Earned the double major with a 3.0 GPA while working part-time as a busboy at an FSU sorority house.
High School: 1961-1964. Graduated from Coral Gables Senior High School, Coral Gables FL with a 3.6 GPA. (No 5-point A’s awarded then.) President of Senior Class. Named Outstanding Senior Boy. Lettered in Track for Florida State HS Championship Team. Member of National Honor Society. Graduated in Top 9% of Class. Made All-Dade County (Miami FL) Track Team.