Jul 21, 2024  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog V2 
2022-2023 Academic Catalog V2 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Business Studies Mission Statement and Goals

Business Studies Mission Statement

The Mission of the Business Unit at Goldey-Beacom College is to provide students a relevant and rigorous business education on both the graduate and undergraduate level. Studies will equip students with the necessary skills and knowledge to obtain and excel in business careers through 1) a foundational understanding of all areas of business, 2) expertise in a focused area of business, and 3) an understanding of ethical practices in today’s diverse and global business environment. The business studies provided by this unit, when coupled with the College’s rich general education offerings, will produce well-rounded graduates valued by employers, capable of further advanced studies if desired, and recognized for mastery in their field.

Goals of the Business Unit at Goldey-Beacom College

  1. A broad based knowledge of the functional areas of business, including accounting, marketing, finance, and management
  2. Evident expertise in a chosen business area or concentration
  3. Research capabilities within the chosen business area or concentration, if selected
  4. Leadership skills needed to manage organizations that include communications, problem-solving, and utilization of technology taught within an ethical context