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Mission and Vision

Leadership is central to the mission of Longwood University and the College of Business and Economics. In fact, the "development of citizen leaders who are prepared to make positive contributions to the common good of society" is an integral part of the university's mission statement.

mission & vision


To be a nationally ranked business school that develops exceptional business leaders.



Building upon Longwood University’s mission of developing citizen leaders, the College of Business and Economics is dedicated to preparing effective and successful business leaders by guiding students to develop their full potential.


Seven Values of the College of Business & Economics

Always do the "right thing" even when no one is looking, and encourage others to do the same.

Admit your responsibilities. Honor your commitments.

Treat others fairly and with the same professional and personal consideration you expect.

Listen effectively; ask questions with care and share information thoughtfully.

Look for and employ the options that provide the most positive outcomes for everyone.

Value the strengths and differences in others. Together everyone achieves more.

Be a student for life, learning from others and improving each step of the way.