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Oklahoma State University



School of Accounting
Assistant Professor, School of Accounting

STILLWATER, OK 74078-4011
Phone: 405-744-5105


Jaclyn Prentice is an Assistant Professor at OSU where she teaches Intermediate Accounting. Dr. Prentice joined the faculty in 2016 after completing her PhD in Accounting at the University of Arkansas. Her research interests focus on auditing and corporate governance-related topics, including audit quality, auditor characteristics, internal control, information technology, and tax avoidance. Prior to entering academia, Dr. Prentice spent eight years working in public accounting at CF Accountants & Consultants. She finished her professional career as an Audit Manager. Dr. Prentice still maintains her CPA license (in Oklahoma and Texas).


  • Ph D, University of Arkansas, Accounting, 2016
  • MS, University of Texas at Dallas, Accounting Information Management, 2012
  • BS, Southeastern Oklahoma State University, Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting, 2004
  • BS, Southeastern Oklahoma State University, Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, 2004

Academic, Military, and Professional Positions

  • Oklahoma State University, Assistant Professor, School of Accounting, July 2016
  • University of Arkansas, Research Assistant, August 2012 - July 2016
  • CF Accountants & Consultants, Dallas, TX, Audit Manager, July 2004 - July 2012