Mission & Strategic Plan

Our Mission:

  • The School of Business provides an outstanding, high value, student centered business education.

We Value:

  • A global perspective.
  • Diversity to enrich personal growth and enhance the learning experience.
  • Preparing students for ethical decision-making.
  • Academic programs that promote experiential learning.
  • Scholarship to benefit our students.
  • A personal learning environment.
  • Engagement in service that adds value to our institution, professions and communities.

Strategic Goals

  • Provide academic programs that meet or exceed AACSB International standards offered in a variety of delivery modes to serve the needs of our region and prepare students for successful business careers.
  • Develop and implement strategies to recruit new students as well as to foster successful academic experiences and career preparation for continuing students.
  • Foster partnerships, connections, and communication between the UNCP School of Business and other entities within the university community.
  • Foster partnerships, connections, and communication between the UNCP School of Business and the local, national, and international academic and business communities.
  • Contribute to the economic development of the region.
  • Attain additional non-state revenue for the School of Business to support student scholarships and faculty development.