Mission Statement


We inspire positive change as we cultivate talent and connect with organizations.


We create excellence in the use of core business concepts, build knowledge through scholarship, promote progress in our people, and support the economic development of our communities.

Strategic Goals

Our goals are to:

  1. Invest in our people and infrastructure
  2. Enhance our relevance, analytics, and responses to a changing world
  3. Connect with organizations and our communities
  4. Foster innovation and integrity in our culture

These goals build on our traditional focus on career development for our faculty, staff, and students as they emphasize innovation and applied experiences for our students and organizations in the region…and beyond.