Strategic Plan


The Haworth College of Business provides student-centered business education through teaching, research and service activities that deliver exceptional intellectual and economic value to regional and international communities.


Partners for business knowledge and leadership.


To be recognized as the leader in business education, applied research, and community partnerships in the greater Michigan region.

Core Values

Respect for People: Our interactions with others reflect civility, collegiality and tolerance of diverse perspectives. We strive to promote an inclusive, ethical and trusting learning environment.

Respect for Knowledge: Our intellectual curiosity drives us to create and disseminate theoretical, practical and intuitive understanding. We strive to foster a learning environment where inquiry, ethics and critical thinking are valued and encouraged.

Respect for Wisdom: We strive to create a learning environment that maximizes our capacity to make effective and ethical decisions in multiple contexts.