School of Business


The School of Business provides a supportive learning experience that challenges each student to (a) acquire relevant business skills, (b) apply them to create sustainable value, and (c) prepare for a purposeful life of achievement, inquiry, integrity, leadership, and service. We are especially committed to scholarship, innovation, and a global perspective.


Both the B.B.A. and the M.B.A. programs are accredited by AACSB International – the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Student organizations include Beta Gamma Sigma, the national business honor society associated with AACSB, as well as student chapters of Beta Alpha Psi (Accounting), the American Marketing Association, the Society for Human Resource Management, and a Student Investment Fund. The School is also a member of PRME – Principles for Responsible Management Education, a consortium of over 250 business schools worldwide dedicated to developing a new generation of business leaders capable of managing the complex challenges faced by business and society in the 21st century.

Code of Ethics

School of Business faculty and staff are committed to professional behavior that:

  • high standards of academic and personal integrity in all interactions with constituents;
  • respects the dignity and rights of others;
  • creates a learning environment that supports open dialogue and academic freedom;
  • fosters stewardship and social responsibility; and
  • demonstrates personal accountability.

Objectives of the Undergraduate Business Program

B.B.A. Graduates will:

  • be prepared to make ethical decisions,
  • be competent in the disciplinary foundations of business,
  • understand global perspectives,
  • have critical thinking and quantitative skills,
  • be effective communicators, and
  • have team competency.