About The College

Charlotte's leader in business education.

UNC Charlotte has been educating future business leaders since the 1960s. Today, with almost 3,900 undergraduate students, more than 800 graduate students, 90 full-time faculty and more than 30,000 alumni, the Belk College of Business is one of the Carolinas' largest business schools.

Mission, Vision and Values

Vision Statement

The vision of the Belk College of Business is to be a leading urban research business school.

Mission Statement

We are committed to creating an inclusive culture that inspires a passion for knowledge and intellectual growth as well as a dedication to service. We engage in research that fosters innovative business theory, policy, and practice. In strategic partnership with the Greater Charlotte region, we educate our students to become leaders who are critical thinkers, ethically informed, and globally aware.

Shared Values

Integrity: We embrace integrity as the fundamental basis for trust, leadership, and organizational culture.

Knowledge and Innovation: We are dedicated to encouraging intellectual curiosity, advancing knowledge, and promoting innovation.

Excellence: We have a passion for excellence in business, research, and education.

Diversity and Inclusion: We foster an environment that is based on mutual respect, broadens understanding, and builds trust.

Global Citizenship: We promote ethically principled and sustainable global practices that foster economic and social value.

2015-2020 Strategic Plan