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business educator

William Clyde Chapman, business educator. Boswell Professor, Boswell Family Trust, 1976-1979.


Chapman, William Clyde was born on April 14, 1944 in Atoka, Oklahoma, United States. Son of Clyde W. and Velma (Dale) Chapman.


Bachelor of Science in accounting, Tulsa, 1966. Master of Science in Accounting, University Florida, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy in Accounting, University Oklahoma, 1982.


Professor business, E. Center U., Ada, Oklahoma, 1971-1974;dean School Business, E. Center U., Ada, Oklahoma, 1975-1986;professor and director Oscar Parker Center for Ethical Studies, E. Center U., Ada, Oklahoma, since 1976.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


The life with Christ is not only to live in the atmosphere of your local church. God made his children creative, productive, and therefore able to make the whole world a better place.


People sometimes argue that involvement in political life involves getting our hands dirty, so is something Christians should avoid. But God is present in everything, including political institutions.


As human beings people find themselves as part of an unjust, sinful and violent world, which we may feel individually helpless to change. If we accept forgiveness, God can enable us to resist evil and to live life to the full.


Member Metro. Zoning and Planning Board, Ada, 1980-1984. Commissioner Kiwanis Pony Baseball of Ada, since 1983. Captain United States Air Force, 1967-1971.

Member Oklahoma Accounting Educators Association (president 1976, 82), Oklahoma Society of Certified Public Accountants (board directors 1982-1983), Ada Chamber of Commerce (treasurer 1984), American Association of University Professors, Kiwanis (Kiwanian of the Year 1982, 83).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, youth sports, bridge.


Married Sheril E. Welch, August 14, 1965. Children: Carey Clarice, Todd William.

Clyde W. Chapman

Velma (Dale) Chapman

Sheril E. Welch

Carey Clarice Chapman

Todd William Chapman