Mission and Strategic Plan

Mission and Vision


The School of Management at the University of San Francisco is an innovator in business, government, and nonprofit management practice. Drawing on the diversity and entrepreneurial energy of the region, we educate students through research, teaching, and engagement to build high-performing and globally responsible organizations.


The School of Management will be one of the premier Jesuit teaching, research, and multi-sector engagement platforms for management education, one that is regionally anchored, nationally recognized, and globally connected.

Operating at the Intersection

Our educational enterprise communicates our values to those individuals committed to conscious leadership and who possess an innovation mindset supported by data-driven decision making.

The San Francisco Bay Area is recognized as an innovative and enterprising global economic hub. This innovation ecosystem integrates ideas, organizations, industries, and sectors in a singularly creative, rich, and environmentally-dynamic landscape.