Mission and Vision

The School of Business Vision:

The School of Business at Fairmont State University aspires to be the preeminent regional business school in West Virginia and the surrounding area, recognized for academic excellence and for contributing to the overall development of our region and broader environment.

The School of Business Mission:

The School of Business at Fairmont State University is committed to delivering a quality business education through effective teaching in a caring learning environment that is responsive to the shared needs of students, employers, and the community.

In accordance with our mission statement, the School of Business is committed to the following core goals:

  • Quality Programs. Provide rigorous and relevant programs that are intellectually and ethically grounded, innovative, integrative, technologically advanced and global in perspective.

  • Effective Teaching and Scholarship. Collaborate with stakeholders to align our teaching, scholarship, and service with the needs of the community. 

  • Improved Community. Serve as a primary source for creating and applying business knowledge to promote regional economic development.

The Fairmont State University mission and vision statements and full institution description can be found here.


The School of Business Code of Conduct Statement

We will conduct ourselves with integrity.  We will not commit nor tolerate academic dishonesty.