John Torpey, D.B.A.

Adjunct Faculty,
Department of Business

Dr. John Torpey is an adjunct instructor at ACE and at Franklin University in Columbus, Ohio where he teaches classes in the Energy Management, Business Management, and Accounting programs. John holds a B.E. in Civil Engineering from The Cooper Union, an MBA from St. John’s University, and a Doctorate in Business Administration from Franklin University. John is a Certified Management Accountant and a Professional Engineer. John has extensive experience in the utility industry where he prepared economic energy plans for customers while lowering carbon emissions, served on a Sustainability Council which was responsible for producing an annual Corporate Accountability Report, and facilitated resource planning stakeholder meetings. John held leadership positions in corporate planning and budgeting and testified as an expert witness in regulatory proceedings concerning the economic benefits of renewable energy projects. 

Education

  • Doctorate in Business Administration
    Franklin University
  • Master's in Business Administration
    St. John's University
  • Degree in Engineering
    The Cooper Union School of Engineering

Research Interests

Program Affiliations

M.Ed. in Educational Business Administration Master of Education

The Master of Education in Educational Business Administration program was designed for those who want to develop business and leadership skills in an educational setting. Framed by the standards from the Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO), the program prepares strategic leaders for senior administrative positions in a variety of settings including public, charter, and private schools, as well as community colleges and other educational institutions or learning organizations.

35

Semester Credits

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M.S. in Sustainable Management Master of Science

Today, business as usual has been replaced with business as a force for change. Our M.S. in Sustainable Management prepares you to spearhead and execute sustainability initiatives in any organization. Gain the skills and knowledge needed to support a growing segment of green economic sectors. Engage in critical and creative thinking through real-life business case studies. Understand how to make informed decisions that account for the triple bottom line of people, planet and profit while leading a diverse and inclusive team.

31

Semester Credits

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M.B.A. in Social Impact Masters of Business Administration

The online MBA in Social Impact from American College of Education combines the rigor of a traditional MBA with the power of doing good. This unique program is for business professionals with a desire for more – more knowledge, more opportunities and more impact. It’s the right choice for students who want to become leaders in their field or excel as entrepreneurs in the complex global community while also using the power of business for good.

37

Semester Credits

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Micro-Credential in School Business Official Micro-Credential

9

Semester Credits

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