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Mission & Vision

Our Vision

To be a preeminent College of Business in the areas of teaching, research and service.

Our Mission

To be a thought leader in business research and to teach students innovative ways to leverage risk management, entrepreneurial expertise and the spectrum of business disciplines to create ethical, sustainable solutions.­­­­

Our Core Values

  • We Choose Integrity
  • We Choose Respect
  • We Choose Innovation
  • We Choose Leadership
  • We Choose Excellence

Civility Statement

“The Florida State University is a diverse community with a longstanding tradition of respect for the dignity and worth of each person. We recognize the importance of disagreement and informed debate for a dynamic learning environment, we also expect each member of our community to embrace the values of civility and ethical conduct and share in the responsibility to promote these values. Uphold the Garnet and Gold by demonstrative respect for ourselves and others, taking responsibility for yourself and those around you, and reflecting the values of Florida State.”

Integrity Code

The Florida State University College of Business expects all of its students, faculty and staff to adhere to the highest standards of academic excellence, integrity, and to the norms of a serious intellectual community. We pledge that:

As business students and professionals

We understand and accept the
significance of integrity in
our language, actions, and work

With Seminole pride,
we choose to be responsible, honest,
trustworthy, caring, and fair

In business and in life,
we choose integrity

Students are expected to be familiar with and abide by the Student Academic Honor Policy which outlines the University's expectations for students' academic work, and the Student Conduct Code which informs students about their rights and responsibilities as members of the University community. In addition, the College of Business expects all members of its community to be familiar with and accept the moral norm of responsible freedom as outlined in the FSU General Bulletin and to adopt the Seminole Creed.