We cultivate innovation and an entrepreneurial attitude. We motivate with an active learning approach with our small class sizes that ensure a high-level of interaction with our outstanding teaching faculty and cohorts in an unparalleled setting.
We enhance your education with state-of-the-art technologies and multimedia capabilities. Our team values assistance in the development of small group skills that are vital in today’s workplace. Case studies provide opportunities to develop critical thinking and analytical skills.
The School of Business offers hands-on experience in diverse local businesses and nonprofit organizations. International exposure comes from students from around the world and study abroad programs. Faculty members are well-educated, friendly, flexible, have years of private sector business experience, and are dedicated to providing our students with the best possible education.
School of Business Mission
The mission of the School of Business is to prepare students for challenging, socially responsible careers in a dynamic, and globally competitive business environment. As part of a regional university, the Business School integrates a foundation in the liberal arts and sciences with the primary areas of business administration. The School emphasizes excellence in teaching, individualized advising, and flexible course scheduling. Programs are readily accessible to students through multiple locations and small class sizes that allow for significant interaction between professors and students.
Essentials of our Mission
A coherent, integrated curriculum within the functional areas of business emphasizing the increasingly global nature of the business environment, ethical conduct in business decision-making, and technological competency;
A requirement that students demonstrate the ability to communicate in a clear, concise, and professional manner. These communication skills are refined through oral class presentations, written assignments, and the development of a comprehensive business plan that serves as a senior capstone project;
A foundation in the liberal areas and sciences supplemented with a required non-business minor, an interdisciplinary certificate, or a year-long study abroad experience;
A dynamic set of academic offerings consisting of business concentrations, business co-majors, interdisciplinary certificate programs, and a comprehensive degree completion program;
A requirement that students earn internship credit or engage in practical undergraduate research in the business community;
Accessible programs available to all qualified students through day and evening courses offered at multiple locations and online;
Faculty that reflect a balance between theory and practice, teaching and research, and service to the University and community.