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Finance educator

Lawrence Louis Schkade, American finance educator. Certified computing professional.


Schkade, Lawrence Louis was born on July 31, 1930 in Port Arthur, Texas, United States. Son of Henry William and Hebriette Anna (Leschber) Schkade.


Bachelor of Business Administration, Lamar University, 1956. Master of Business Administration, Louisiana State University, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy, Louisiana State University, 1961.


Assistant dean Lamar University, Beaumont, Texas, 1957-1959. Assistant professor Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1961-1963. Associate professor University Texas Austin, 1963-1967.

Professor University North Texas, Denton, 1967-1969. Ashbel Smith professor University Texas, Arlington, 1969-1995, Jenkins Garrett professor, since 1995, dean College Business, 1998-1900. Ford Foundation professor Monterrey (Mexico) Tech, 1966-1967.


  • Certified computing professional.


  • Other Work

    • Author: General Theory of Systems, 1980. Co-author: Neural Nets in Finance, 1993. Contributor articles to professional journals.


The Covenant is the means of grace by which the relationship with God is accepted and then sustained. It is therefore not so much about getting in to a relationship with God as it is about staying in it.


The separation of church and state has guaranteed the diversity of religious expressions and the freedom to worship God according to each person’s conscience. However, separation of church and state permit interaction.


All persons, regardless of age, gender, marital status, or sexual orientation, are entitled to have their human and civil rights ensured and to be protected against violence.


Board directors United Network for Organ Sharing, Richmond, Virginia, Columbia Hospital Corporation of America Hospital, Arlington, Texas, Life Gift Organ Donations Center, Houston. Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science, Decision Sciences Institute (president 1976-1977, Festschrift Honoree 1995). Member International Society Systems Sciences (editor 1968-1973), Association Information Systems, Southwest Decision Sciences Institute (president 1961-1962).


Children: David, Paul.

Henry William Schkade

Hebriette Anna (Leschber) Schkade

David Schkade

Paul Schkade