Steven Johnson, Associate Professor of Accounting, Accounting & Business Law

Address: Morris Hall 150
Phone: 507-389-2760


  • BUS 100 – Introduction to Business
  • ACCT 200 – Financial Accounting
  • ACCT 210 – Managerial Accounting
  • ACCT 300 – Intermediate Accounting
  • ACCT 320 – Accounting Information Systems
  • ACCT 411 – Individual Income Tax
  • ACCT 470 – Advanced Topics in Accounting
  • MAcc 660 – Applied Business Analytics
  • MAcc 625 – Governmental and Non-Profit Accounting
  • MAcc 680 – Controllership


  • Doctor of Business Administration, Metropolitan State University, St. Paul, MN
  • MBA, Metropolitan State University, St. Paul, MN
  • B.S., Accounting, Minnesota State University, Mankato, Mankato, MN
  • Certified Public Accountant, Licensed in Minnesota
  • Certified Information Technology Professional 


  • Johnson, S., & Brennan, P. (2018). Northflow Solutions, Inc.: Designing a New Pricing Model. Journal of Case Studies, 36 (2), 108-114.
  • Johnson, S., & Pike, B. (2018). Employee Retention: The State of Engagement in Public Accounting Firms and Why it Matters. The CPA Journal.
  • Johnson, S., & Baird, J. (2018). U.S. Math Recovery Council - Revenue Recognition and Other Issues. Southeast Case Research Journal.
  • Johnson, S., & Wilson, B. (2014). Take Me Out to the Ballgame: Different Teams, Different Strategies. International Journal of Management Cases, 16 (1).
  • Johnson, S. (2013). Toward a Useful Model for Group Mentoring in Public Accounting Firms. International Journal of Business & Social Research, 3 (6), 1-7.
  • Dissertation: Antecedents and Consequences of Work Engagement in a Public Accounting Firm
  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Data Analytics and Visualization
  • CPA Firm Employee Engagement and Client Loyalty Measurements
Dr. Johnson also maintains a small consulting practice that focuses on the use of business analytics to help organizations make better business decisions about their employees and customers. Through these engagements, Dr. Johnson is able to bring current, real-world projects to students and to partner with outside firms to write deliver teaching cases to the classroom. In addition to serving on numerous College of Business and Departmental Committees, Dr. Johnson is also a Board Member and the Treasurer of U.S. Math Recovery Council(R).
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