Scott Stratton

Faculty Member

Scott Stratton


I received a Juris Doctorate and a MS in Financial Planning from Texas Tech University. I also have a BS in Business Administration and another BS in Information Systems from the University of Utah. I have been teaching at UVU in the finance department nearly since the Personal Financial Program started. I had taught adjunct for seven years prior at UVU and SLCC. Additionally, I am a practicing Attorney, Financial Planner, business owner and an entrepreneur.


Fluent in Spanish, Array, Array
JD, Texas Tech School of Law, 2010
MS, Texas Tech University, 2010

Major: Personal Financial Planning

BS, University of Utah, 2005

Major: Business Administration

BS, University of Utah, 2005

Major: Information Systems


FIN 6260

Estate Planning, Spring 2024

FIN 5260

Estate Planning Fundamentals, Spring 2024

FIN 1060

Personal Finance SS, Spring 2024

FIN 4270

Wealth Management Seminar, Spring 2024


Stratton, Scott (Presenter Only), Financial Planning Association - Utah - January Meeting, "Professional Responsibility In A Changing Regulatory Environment", FPA Utah, Digital. (January 21, 2021)
Stratton, Scott (Presenter & Author), FPA Utah Fall Meeting, "Advanced Planning and Estate Considerations", FPA Utah, Salt Lake City Utah. (November 7, 2019)
Stratton, Scott (Co-Chair), Bi, Rachel (Co-Chair), Concurrent Enrollment Professional Development Conference, "UVU Finance 1060 Uniform Curriculum and Faculty Collaboration Teaching Ideas", Professional Development, Utah Valley University, Grande Ballroom . (November 4, 2019)
Stratton, Scott (Chair), Guest Lecturer, "A Western Perspective on Financial Planning and Analysis", Shanghai Normal University, Shanghai, China. (June 10, 2019)
Stratton, Scott , UVU Elder Quest Conference, "Retirement: How to Plan for the Elderly", UVU Elder Quest, Orem, Utah. (November 28, 2018)
Stratton, Scott , Adams, Lynn , Utah Valley University & Shanghai Normal University International Teaching Forum, "Hybrid Course Design and the Student Experience", Utah Valley University & Shanghai Normal University, Orem, Utah. (November 8, 2018)


Teaching Excellence Certificate of Participation

UVU Faculty Center for Teaching Exccllence - May 1, 2013

Participated in the Teaching in Excellence Teaching Academy.