Joseph Reddick

Professor of Business

Certified Public Accountant
D.B.A., Nova Southeastern University
M.B.A., Wayland Baptist University
B.B.A., University of Hawaii

School: School of Business and Professional Studies
Office: Muirhead 108
Phone: (248) 218.2153



  • Principles of Accounting
  • Intermediate Accounting
  • Cost Accounting
  • Financial Analysis
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Accounting Theory
  • Advanced Accounting
  • Computer Accounting Systems
  • Financial Management
  • Personal Finance
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Management Information Systems
  • International Business
  • Operations Management
  • Leadership Theory
  • Evolution of Management Thought
  • International Accounting
  • International Finance
  • Business Strategy and Policy
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Applied Systems Analysis and Design
  • Decision Support and Expert Systems
  • Project Management



  • Beta Gamma Sigma, 1970
  • Who’s Who in U.S. Colleges and Universities, 1995
  • Academy of Management
  • AICPA, American Institute of CPAs
  • Institute of Management Accountants



Joe is married to Sarah Reddick, professor of Social Work at Rochester College.  They have 5 children, Kalai Mchan of Spring, TX; Dr. Malia Reddick, Denver, CO; Campbell Reddick, Chicago, IL; Lisa Pittman, Memphis, TN; Hannah Guedenet, Washington, DC, and 6 grandchildren

Joe began his career in the U.S. Navy Submarine program, then spent 25 years in public accounting and private accounting and the past 20 years as a college professor. His dissertation is entitled “The Role of Organizational Quality Management Effectiveness In The Achievement of Service Quality Satisfaction.”



Papers Presented

  • “Activity Based Costing:  It Really Works.” Institute of International Research, San Diego, CA  December, 1988; Institute of International Research, Miami, FL December, 1988; Amarillo Chapter of Texas Society of CPAs, Amarillo TX, March, 1992.
  • “Implementing Activity Based Accounting.” Institute of International Research, Toronto, May, 1999; Institute of International Research, Mexico City, June 2000; The Peoria (IL) Chapter of the Illinois Society of CPAs, Peoria, IL, August, 1992.

Other Research and Professional Activity

  • Working Papers: “Step by Step Implementation of Activity Based Costing,” 1992.