College of Business Mission

“The College of Business embraces its liberal arts tradition and its geographic location to offer programs that prepare students for life as honorable, competent, and globally-aware leaders.”

The mission is supported by:

  • An undergraduate curriculum based upon a traditional liberal arts foundation emphasizing business fundamentals, ethics, critical thinking, and communication while incorporating new technologies and an awareness of the global marketplace;
  • A graduate curriculum based on ethical decision-making, critical thinking, research design and data analysis, technological proficiency, communication expertise, national and global business perspectives designed to produce creative leaders; and
  • A faculty with extensive business experience and academic credentials, committed to excellence in teaching, research and scholarship contributing to knowledge in their disciplines, and service to the regional business community.