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.
Accounting + Finance Exchange (AFX)
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.
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.
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.
Institute for Business Ethics and Sustainability (IBES)
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.
Talent Management Center (TMC)
Provides opportunities for LMU students, faculty, alumni and friends to foster initiatives in the broadened arena of human resources – with a focus on building relationships and partnerships with Silicon Beach businesses and other local client organizations. Learn more.