The mission of the College of Business and Engineering at The University of Texas of the Permian Basin is to offer both undergraduate and graduate educational programs that are high quality and evolve with our ever changing economy; to foster the success of our students in their professional careers; to promote our community of scholars’ excellence in teaching, intellectual contributions, and service; and to advance economic, energy and technological development within our region.
The College of Business and Engineering seeks to create an academic environment in which teaching and learning are emphasized and enhanced through distance learning and instructive innovations. We provide opportunities for personalized attention to students in advising, classes and career development. All programs ensure our graduates are competitive in the global economy.
The College of Business and Engineering seeks to foster professional growth for our faculty and staff. Through their motivation, the College of Business and Engineering will be recognized as a center of excellence. Efforts of our faculty are focused in three key areas: teaching, research, and service.
The College of Business and Engineering recognizes its responsibility to help advance the economic base of the Permian Basin and West Texas. Our greatest contribution is to provide well-prepared graduates across the nation.
Strategic Plan 2010-2015 includes our mission statement
"The UTPB College of Business and Engineering has a great learning atmosphere with professors that really care about your success in the classroom as well as your success in your career. The programs and courses are designed to teach applicable knowledge that will help you function as a leader in any organization and within your community. This program has helped me grow as a person and as a business manager." --- Michelle Johnson