Our Mission

The School:

  • Offers current, student-centered degree programs at the undergraduate and graduate level for students drawn primarily from the Northeast Kansas region that will prepare them for career success and life-long learning;
  • Creates and applies research that enhances our classroom teaching, assists practitioners, and advances knowledge in the business disciplines;
  • Fosters integrity, mutual respect, and ethical behavior as requisites to business practice;
  • Serves as a catalyst for economic development of the region through our Small Business Development Center, the Washburn Entrepreneurship Program, and other collaborative partnerships;
  • Provides faculty, staff, and student services to professional and civic organizations.