Mr. Chin Teck Tan, a native of Klang, Malaysia, joined the faculty of University of the Cumberlands in 1988, just one year after graduating from UC with a B.S. in Business/Data Processing Systems. In the interim, he earned an M.B.A from Tennessee Technological University. He maintains memberships with the Kentucky Economic Association, the Institute for Management Accountants, and the Academy for Business Administration.

Outside the classroom, Mr. Tan is considered an important figure in the recruitment of international students. As coach for both men’s and women’s tennis, he has led several teams to the NAIA finals and has been named Coach of the Year four times. In addition, he coached the Malaysian National Tennis Team in 1999.

Courses Taught

BACC 131 Principles of Accounting I
BADM 135 Macroeconomics
BADM 136 Microeconomics
BADM 331 Principles of Management
BADM 334 Principles of Marketing
BADM 436 International Business
BADM 438 Business Policy and Strategy




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