The Martha and Spencer Love School of Business was established following an endowment gift from The Martha and Spencer Love Foundation. The Love School of Business is based in the 60,000-square-foot Ernest A. Koury, Sr. Business Center, which opened in 2006. Richard W. Sankey Hall, an expansion of the Love School of Business, will open in Fall 2018.
The Love School of Business includes the following departments:
The following centers are housed in the Love School of Business:
- Chandler Family Professional Sales Center
- Doherty Center for Creativity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship
- Porter Family Professional Development Center
- William Garrard Reed Finance Center
- Center for Organizational Analytics
Bloomberg Businessweek has ranked the Love School of Business’ undergraduate business program among the top 50 in the nation since 2012. Bloomberg Businessweek has also ranked the Elon MBA program among the top 20 part-time programs in the nation since 2007.
In Poets&Quants’ “Best Undergraduate Business Programs for 2017,” the Love School of Business was ranked #48.
Mission: Who We Are
We are leaders in the design and delivery of transformational educational experiences through engaged learning, excellence in teaching, mission-driven applied and pedagogical scholarship, and service, with a rigorous program of study that produces graduates able to provide principled leadership in the global community.
Vision: What We Aspire to Be
We will prepare our graduates to lead extraordinary lives – with the skills and aspiration to make the future better for the organizations and communities in which they serve.
Values: What We Believe
We believe in the value of intellectual curiosity, rigor, critical thinking, and a shared commitment to excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service that makes a difference in the lives of our students and our community. We believe in the value of an inclusive community and respect the importance and contribution of all. We believe in a culture of service and collaboration and value stewardship, honesty and fairness, and we strive to ensure that these values guide our words and actions. We believe in the transformative value of the liberal arts combined with a cutting edge business education in providing the skills, values, and the vision that will enable our graduates to become leaders in the global community.