Academics

Vision, Mission and Strategy

Our MissionStudent with laptop



To prepare leaders who are able to meet and exceed the challenges of today’s integrated world economy, who can balance ethics and social responsibility with the creation of profits and wealth for the betterment of society.

Our Vision



The School of Business will be recognized for excellence as an educational and intellectual resource in the region. The School will increase the visibility of LMU through rigorous, innovative, and student-centered undergraduate and graduate programs reaching students both on-campus and through distance learning modes.

Our Strategy



We seek to attract students with high leadership potential to engage in an academically rigorous and continually improving business education that builds upon the knowledge of foundational business concepts. This business education will enable our students to balance ethics and social responsibility and the creation of profits and wealth in a global economy. The School also promotes the balance between teaching excellence and research that impacts our students so that they may engage the world in a meaningful way. We are also committed to providing service to the tri-state region of Kentucky, Tennessee and Virginia through our teaching, research, and service mission.