IACBE Accreditation

Public Notification of Accreditation

 

The Department of Business, Accounting, and Economics at Carroll College has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) located at 11374 Strang Line Road in Lenexa, Kansas, USA.

Member Status Page http://iacbe.org/memberpdf/CarrollCollege.pdf

2017-2018 Public Disclosure of Student Learning Assessment Results and 2017-2018 Public Disclosure of Student Achievement

Mission of the Carroll Business Department

The Business Department’s mission is consistent with Carroll College’s dual goals of vocation and enlightenment and prepares students for graduate school or entry into the workforce. Framed by a strong foundation in liberal arts education, the mission of the Business Department is to provide students with the strong ethical foundation and globally informed knowledge and skills necessary for today’s dynamic professional environment.

Intended Student Learning Outcomes for Business Administration

  1. Students will be able to distinguish the principal concepts, theories, and practices in and recognize the interrelationships between the functional areas of business.
  2. Students will be able to recognize cultural perspectives, social responsibilities, and ethical perspectives and apply them to organizational decision-making.
  3. Students will be able to construct coherent oral and written forms of communication and present them in a professional manner.
  4. Students will be able to apply theory and practice in the business functional areas to strategic planning and analysis of organizational problems and challenges.

Intended Student Learning Outcomes for Finance

  1. Students will understand and be able to apply fundamental concepts and practices in finance.
  2. Students will be able to describe and apply the professional responsibilities of finance professionals.
  3. Students will be able to construct coherent oral and written forms of communication and present them in a professional manner.

Intended Student Learning Outcomes for Accounting

  1. Students will understand and be able to apply fundamental concepts and practices related to public accounting (e.g., financial accounting, tax, auditing, etc.).
  2. Students will understand and be able to apply fundamental concepts and practices related to industry, non-profits, and governments (e.g. financial reporting, managerial accounting, finance, etc.).
  3. Students will be able to recognize and apply legal and ethical principles in accounting to decision making.