Centers of Excellence

More than research centers, the following initiatives of the College of Business Administration are intersections of faculty-student-community collaboration built around mutual interests and areas of institutional strength.  

Center for Accounting Ethics, Governance, and the Public Interest

Promotes ethical accounting and business practices through a distinguished speakers series, faculty research grants and an undergraduate accounting course on ethics, professionalism and the public interest. Learn more.

Center for Asian Business

Provides opportunities for students and faculty to explore the cross-cultural dynamics of doing business in Asia. The center sponsors two undergraduate courses that include travel to Asia, an undergraduate summer research scholarship and several faculty research fellowships. Learn more.

Center for Ethics and Business

Provides an environment for discussing issues related to the necessity, difficulty, costs and rewards of conducting business ethically. Each year, the center sends a team of LMU students to the annual International Business Ethics Case Competition (IBECC) where we consistently win top honors. Learn more.

Fred Kiesner Center for Entrepreneurship

Home to LMU’s top-ranked Entrepreneurship Program, the Fred Kiesner Center for Entrepreneurship houses the Business Incubator, the annual Pitch Competition and more opportunities for LMU students to develop new business ideas. Learn more.

Accounting + Finance Exchange

Enables the exchange of knowledge, ideas and opportunities between students, alumni, faculty and employers and supports mentoring programs, employer assistance, and other career-oriented activities. Learn more.