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Scott MacDonald

Adjunct Professor; President and CEO, SW Graduate School of Banking

Ph.D., Texas A & M

Collins Center 324C


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Management of Financial Institutions 

Fixed Income Securities

Money and Capital Markets

Financial Institutions



Bank Management 

Financial Institutions and Markets 

Money and Capital Markets 

U.S. Financial Systems 

Financial Economics 

Futures and Options 

Monetary Theory 


Business Valuation and International Trade.

S. Scott MacDonald is president and CEO of the Southwestern Graduate School of Banking (SWGSB) Foundation, director of the Assemblies for Bank Directors, and Adjunct Professor of Finance, Cox School of Business, Southern Methodist University. He received his B.A. degree in economics from the University of Alabama and his Ph.D. from Texas A&M University. Dr. MacDonald is a frequent speaker at professional programs, banker associations and banking schools. He is the recipient of numerous teaching and research awards, and was recently inducted into the Independent Bankers Association of Texas’ Wall of Heroes and Legends. He is a nationally sought after strategic planning facilitator and consultant to the financial services industry. He has served as an expert resource witness before the Texas state Senate and is a former Chairman of the Board of Directors of a Texas financial institution. Dr. MacDonald is the co-author of the best selling textbook on banking, Bank Management, as well as author of numerous articles in professional and academic journals.