Yorton Clark


Yorton Clark Jr.

Professor and Chair of the Business Administration Department

EdD; Higher Educational Administration and Leadership, 2010, Saint Louis University
MA; Public Administration/Health Services, 1993, University of Missouri in Kansas City
BA; Business Administration/Management, 1984, Oklahoma Wesleyan University

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“Teaching and mentoring are of great importance and an awesome responsibility as they directly affect the future of others, and I have an opportunity every day to impact and influence young adults with academic, emotional, spiritual and career growth and development.”

—Yorton Clark Jr.

Awards & Honors
Involvement at MNU

Awards & Honors

  • Alpha Chi Donald Metz Award - Faculty Member of the Year for Distinctive Academic Contributions 2004-05
  • Layman of the Year Award - Kansas Wesleyan District 2002
  • Delta Mu Delta - Honorary Member 2001


  • Dissertation “Institutionalizing Service- Learning Programming in Faith-Based College and Universities”, published 2010.
  • Article in the Post-Summit Journal Report, “Job Retention and Interview Skill Training for Inmates”, published February 2008.


  • Presented a paper on “The Development and Usage of an Evaluation Tool for Higher Education Service-Learning Programming” at the Christian Business Faculty Association (CBFA) Annual Conference, 2012.
  • Speaker at the Annual National Nazarene Student Leadership Conference (NSLC) “Why Teams Struggle: The Ultimate Leadership Crisis”, 2013.
  • Presented doctoral dissertation at the MNU Presidential Round Table, "Institutionalizing Service-Learning in Faith-Based Colleges and Universities", 2011.
  • Conducted a pre/post survey, wrote a report and presented an academic poster on “Pre/Post survey on Students Attitudes about Criminality, Reform and Recidivism”, 2009.
  • Presented a paper on “Service-Learning Project - Job Retention and Interview Skill Training for Inmates”, Greater Kansas City Summit on Service-Learning, Leadership, and the Unscripted Future, 2008.

Involvement at MNU

  • Faculty Advisor for the National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLC) chapter at MNU

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