The H-E-B School of Business & Administration at UIW

HEBSBA Mission, Vision & Value Statement

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HEBSBA Mission Statement

H-E-B School of Business & Administration is committed to building relationships that foster the delivery of high quality education grounded in academic excellence; emphasize social justice and community service; and develop the whole person through innovative programs responsive to opportunities and needs of our students.

The HEBSBA Vision Statement

The HEBSBA vision statement expresses our aspiration to be recognized for the quality of our teaching and the positive impact of our students and alumni on society. We strive to distinguish ourselves not only by providing a rigorous curriculum, but also by providing a unique educational experience. The HEBSBA Vision statement is as follows:

The H-E-B School of Business & Administration will be a premier business school in South Texas, known and respected for:

  • creating an active learning environment that emphasizes teaching excellence and produces enlightened and empowered graduates;
  • supporting the development of an exceptional faculty and staff committed to exploration and research into the multi-disciplinary environment of our stakeholders;Clocktower UIW
  • creating exceptional value for our students by developing faculty skills and resources that consistently bring new knowledge to the classroom through the use of contemporary and highly effective teaching methods;
  • continually exploring new avenues of outreach in current and future markets;
  • enhancing current programs and partnerships;
  • developing faculty leadership opportunities that reflect an appreciation for diversity and multiple perspectives; and exploring and developing new opportunities that are in alignment with the mission of the University.

The HEBSBA Value Statement 

The School draws upon the rich history of the Institution that is the University of the Incarnate Word. This relationship guides School direction and provides the value foundation on which the HEB School of Business and Administration has evolved. The defining School values are drawn from the institution but manifest themselves in all aspects of the School, students, faculty and administration.   The School values include the following:

  • Integrity
    • The School seeks to develop students with strong moral character and an unwavering commitment to honesty in all actions.  
  • Excellence
    • School excellence is measured by our students’ ability to make a significant and lasting contribution to the profession of business and administration.
  • Faith
    • The School is committed to educational excellence in a context of faith in Jesus Christ, the Incarnate Word of God.
  • Service
    • The School curriculum includes a global perspective and an emphasis on social justice and community service.
  • Innovation
    • The School is open to thoughtful innovation that serves ever more effectively the spiritual and material requirements of those in need.
  • Truth
    • The faculty and students support one another in the search for and the communication of truth.
  • Education
    • The School aims to educate men and women who will become concerned and enlightened citizens who seek to make a difference in the business profession.

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