Drew Hoag

Adjunct Faculty, Accounting


(651) 962-5146

M.B.A., Accounting, University of Minnesota
B.S., Mathematics, University of Minnesota

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Drew Hoag has a B.S. in mathematics and statistics from the University of Minnesota (1985) and an M.B.A. in accounting from the University of Minnesota (1998). He is a CPA (active) and started his career working for Ernst and Young & Co. Hoag currently works at Deluxe Corporation in the Assurance and Risk Advisory Services Team as a senior lead assurance associate. Prior to this, he worked at ADC in the Internal Audit and Controls Department. Hoag has also worked as an intermediate auditor with the state of Minnesota's Commerce Departments as well as with National Car Rental System. He was an internal audit senior with Old Republic National Title Insurance Company for four years.

Hoag's current position as an auditor requires that he utilize and analyze quantitative and qualitative data on a daily basis. He is responsible for performing and supervising audits and communicating recommendations to senior management. It is this personal experience that Hoag shares with his students to bridge the gap between classroom learning and practical, real-life experience.

J-Term 2015 Courses
J-Term 2015 Courses
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Spring 2015 Courses
Spring 2015 Courses
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ACCT 605 - 203 Managerial Accounting See Details * *
Description of course Managerial Accounting : CRN: 21903
This course is designed to give students an understanding of how cost information is used in planning, decision-making, and performance evaluation. Topics include, but are not limited to, cost allocation including Activity-Based Costing, contribution margin analysis, budgeting and performance evaluation. Ethical aspects of managerial accounting are included. -- Prerequisite: ACCT601

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
MCH 1161300-170007 Feb '15
MCH 1161300-170028 Feb '15
MCH 1161300-170021 Mar '15
MCH 1161300-170018 Apr '15
MCH 1161300-170009 May '15
Summer 2015 Courses
Summer 2015 Courses
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Academic and Professional Positions
  • Adjunct Instructor, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul / Minneapolis (2012 - present)
  • Senior Lead Assurance Auditor, Deluxe Corporation - Risk Advisory Services, Shoreview (2012 - present)
  • Distinguished Service Professor, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul / Minneapolis (2010 - 2012)
  • Manager Internal Audit, ADC Telecommunications, Eden Prairie (1997 - 2010)
  • Adjunct Instructor, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul / Minneapolis (1985 - 2010)
  • Audit Specialist, National Car Rental System, Inc, Minneapolis (1994 - 1997)
  • INTERMEDIATE AUDITOR, Minnesota Department of Commerce, St. Paul (1994 - 1994)
  • SENIOR AUDITOR, Old Republic Title Insurance Company, Minneapolis (1989 - 1993)
  • STAFF AUDITOR, Arthur Young & Company, Minneapolis (1988 - 1989)
  • STAFF ACCOUNTANT, International Design Center, Minneapolis (1987 - 1988)
  • MATH TEACHER, Minneapolis Public Schools, Minneapolis (1985 - 1986)

Professional Memberships
  • Minnesota Institute of Internal Auditors
  • Minnesota CPA Society

  • Grimm, S. D., & Hoag, D. F. (2012). International accounting convergence: A writing assignment. Advances in Accounting Education: Teaching and Curriculum Innovations, (13), pp. 383-404
  • Grimm, S. D., & Hoag, D. F. (2012). Gemini communications: A case study comparing U.S. GAAP and IFRS revenue recognition. Journal of Accounting Education, (29), pp. 174-190

Books and Chapters

Research Interests
  • Accounting