Jeff Horvath

Assistant Professor/Corrections Education Coordinator School of Business & Information Technology

Contact Information

(918) 595-8036
West Campus Room S-244

Jeff Horvath works nationally and internationally assisting people, organizations and communities reach their potential. He is an executive with over 25 years’ experience leading operations at the start-up and established stage. Jeff is a strategic thought leader with a proven record of results. He has worked with over 200 higher educational institutions around the country. Mr. Horvath is an Assistant Professor of Business at TCC and serves as their Corrections Education Coordinator.

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Business
  • Introduction to Ethics: Business Issues
  • Small Business Management
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Entrepreneurship

Sample Syllabus

Intro to Business pdf


  • Oral Roberts University - Bachelor of Science in Marketing
  • Oral Roberts University - Master of Business Administration            

Research Interests

  • Small Business and Entrepreneurship
  • Strategic Planning           

Publications & Presentations

Kauffman Foundation FastTrac NewVenture book, contributor

Kauffman Foundation FastTrac GrowthVenture book, contributor

Direct Selling Entrepreneur Program Book and Instructor Manual, Editorial Team

Planning for the Future, published by the American Management Association

Submitted multiple articles to Southwest Academy of Management for Conference Publication

National Association of Community College Entrepreneurship National Conference

United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship National Conference

National Business Incubator Association International Conference

Association of Small Business Development Centers National Conference

Oklahoma Governor's Conference on Small Business

Facilitator of programs for Tulsa Economic Development Corporation and Tulsa Chamber of Commerce

Vietnam - featured panel expert on business practices along with Oklahoma Secretary of State and Oklahoma Secretary of Commerce

Professional Affiliations & Memberships

  • Oklahoma Governor's Conference on Small Business - Executive Committee
  • Oklahoma State Chamber of Commerce - Past Board of Director
  • Tulsa Scholarship to Success - Committee
  • Kauffman Foundation Ice House Facilitator Certification
  • Kauffman Foundation FastTrac Facilitator Certification
  • U.S. Chamber of Commerce - Past Small Business Executive Committee


National FastTrac Marketing Administrator of the Year

Community Involvement

Serve on multiple economic development committees. Volunteer working with youth and young adult programs.

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