Tobin College of Business Vision and Mission


The Tobin College of Business will be recognized as a distinct leader in business education, providing a transformative learning experience based on Vincentian ideals. We will inspire and empower our students to achieve their professional and personal goals in a diverse, global, and dynamic environment.


Our mission is to develop persons of character, capable of leading in today's global economy. Inspired by our Vincentian values and utilizing the teacher-scholar model, we create an engaging learning environment dedicated to equipping our students with innovative problem-solving skills that emphasize analytical, inclusive, ethical, socially and environmentally conscious decision-making.

To accomplish our mission, we:

  • Emphasize excellence in teaching that incorporates innovative approaches to develop the knowledge and skills students need for their professional and personal success.
  • Pursue excellence in scholarship that advances knowledge and informs our teaching.
  • Inspire students to become effective, caring leaders by emphasizing good stewardship and sustainable business practices.
  • Leverage numerous applied and experiential learning opportunities that transcend the classroom, to deepen students’ understanding of the complex business environment.
  • Foster a supportive and inclusive learning environment that engages our students as partners in learning.

Approved by the Tobin College Faculty on April 21, 2022.