We are dedicated to being Denver’s business school of choice. Through our commitment to partnerships and collaborations, we:
- Drive economic growth and vitality
- Link Denver and Colorado to world markets
- Attract world-class faculty in business education
- Develop innovative learning experiences
- Support diversity in our faculty and student body
Drive economic growth and vitality
The Business School prepares business leaders to apply innovative thinking, technological savvy and global perspective in the regional community and beyond. Our purposefully created programs reflect the knowledge, technology, and regional importance needed to stay attuned to changes in the business environment. Our commitment to delivering the most relevant education is evident in our innovative degrees and specializations.
Link Denver and Colorado to world markets
The Business School works toward creating forward thinkers in emerging industries by allowing students to learn locally and think globally. Fresh ideas developed in Denver carry the potential to impact lives worldwide. Our partnership with local and global businesses allow us to develop curricula that have a global impact.
Attract world-class faculty in business education
Inspiring ingenuity, visionary thinking, and the ambition to capitalize on opportunities of the new economy, the Business School faculty drives excellence in business education and research.
Faculty members have graduate degrees from such top universities as Stanford, MIT, University of California-Berkley and Cambridge. Most have held senior positions at major companies, including Boeing, IBM, Chase and GE. Students benefit deeply from the faculty's experience, case-study opportunities, powerful business relationships, and seasoned insight.
Develop innovative learning and teaching experiences
The Business School evaluates business needs and finds new niches for education. Classes deliver the same high-caliber education online as in the classroom, and broaden students' access to learning opportunities. Connecting with the Business School gives our business partners the opportunity to give input into areas of need, to ensure we provide the most relevant education to our future business leaders.
Support diversity in our faculty and student body
As stewards of education, the Business School encourages different perspectives and diverse dialogues that drive fresh thinking. This dedication to diversity is part of the Business School’s larger commitment to providing the highest quality education.
We acknowledge, value, and foster the unique qualities, rich histories, and array of cultural values that mirror and fulfill the CU Denver mission of education, health care, research, and community service. The Business School recognizes and respects the diverse values of faculty, students, and staff. We seek to build on our collective strengths and differences for the benefit of the CU Denver community and the community at large.
We also identify and vigorously recruit and retain faculty, staff, and students from under-represented populations as we strive to create an optimal climate to support diversity.
We uphold the belief that diversity is integral to academic excellence.