As a result of You Matter is way more than a easy slogan. It embodies our core Franciscan values and holds our college students, college, workers, alums, and company accountable for sustaining and nurturing our welcoming, inclusive, and vibrant tutorial neighborhood. Our shared imaginative and prescient is to function the tutorial associate of alternative for individuals, organizations, and communities needing to make a optimistic, sustainable distinction via moral enterprise, communication, and management. Our caring college present academic excellence in enterprise, communication, and management targeted on creating moral excessive performers, inspiring motion, and delivering worth.
As a result of our college students are central to every part we do, we attempt to ship related, responsive, and transformational applications that meet their wants. And whereas we’re modern and inventive, the hallmarks of our distinctive learner expertise stay foundational. We are going to at all times pleasure ourselves on our inclusive neighborhood, Franciscan values, instructing excellence, experiential studying, and tutorial high quality.
Our college is anchored within the liberal arts, which permits our college students to graduate with the talents required so as to add instant worth in our speedy and ever-evolving world. Employers from the for-profit, non-profit, and public sectors rent our college students as a result of they know they’re getting excessive performers who’re drawback solvers, essential thinkers, efficient and persuasive communicators, relationship builders, and adaptable professionals.
The John R. Publish Middle at Studying CollegeTowne homes our state-of-the-art amenities, together with engineering applications, the O’Pake Institute for Financial Improvement and Entrepreneurship, a enterprise incubator and know-how switch workplace, Berks Neighborhood Tv (BCTV), and quite a few neighborhood companions. This strong hub of numerous exercise and entrepreneurial spirit results in limitless experiential studying alternatives for our college students, neighborhood, and companions.
We’re dedicated to offering the most recent know-how to assist studying, analysis, and innovation. We’ve got podcasting rooms, studio house, Adobe Inventive Cloud, and Bloomberg Terminal. Bloomberg Terminal, situated in our enterprise labs, is a service utilized by main enterprise and monetary professionals worldwide that gives:
- Actual-time and historic knowledge.
- Market-moving information.
- Digital buying and selling for each asset class.
- A worldwide community to speak securely and reliably.
Our engaged alumni and dedicated neighborhood companions assist our award-winning applications, college students, and golf equipment. Our college, who hail from among the world’s most prestigious Ph.D. applications and who’ve skilled expertise, provide thought-provoking and pragmatic curriculums. Our college students and college profit and study from executives who serve in our executive-in-residence program and sit on our advisory board.
I stay up for you becoming a member of our neighborhood of engaged learners. Our workforce will proceed to work arduous to offer every part it’s essential develop and become an moral excessive performer who makes a optimistic distinction in individuals’s lives, organizations, and society.
I invite you to discover our graduate and undergraduate applications, facilities of excellence and institutes, college, and our broader Alvernia College neighborhood via our web site and social platforms, and by visiting our campus. Our college students, college, workers, and I welcome the chance to share extra about our heritage, mission, core Franciscan values, and the Alvernia Benefit!
Peace and all good issues,
Travis A. Berger, Ph.D.
Affiliate Professor of Enterprise and Management
Dean, Faculty of Enterprise, Communication & Management