Mission Statement


To prepare innovative, dynamic, and ethical business professionals for Virginia and global society.


To be a distinguished provider of business talent.


Educating, Empowering, Evolving

Goals and Objectives

  1. Goal: Students will be able to integrate competencies from varied disciplines in order to make affective business decisions.
    • Objectives: Students will:
      • Identify problems by analyzing all relevant information and clearly understand their impact on business operations
      • Develop and evaluate alternative solutions to resolve business problems
      • Implement the chosen solutions and assess outcomes
      • Synthesize the interrelationships between the different parts and functions of a business and develop an understanding of the business entity as a whole
  2. Goal: Students will be proficient in the use of relevant technologies in order to solve business problems.
    • Objectives: Students will:
      • Utilize appropriate technology to assist in solving business problems
      • Demonstrate the ability to collect, process and analyze data; and report results
      • Demonstrate the use of technology tools to enhance learning, increase productivity, and promote creativity
  3. Goal: Students will understand the dynamics of a global economy.
    • Objectives: Students will:
      • Demonstrate an understanding of important global issues that affect the business environment
      • Demonstrate knowledge of ethical issues and legal aspects of business
  4. Goal: Students will learn effective communication and collaboration skills.
    • Objectives: Students will:
      • Prepare and present assigned or extemporaneous written material
      • Prepare and present assigned or extemporaneous oral material
      • Work collaboratively in teams