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The College of Business and Public Policy is:

  • a beacon of opportunity, providing transformative educational experiences to students from all parts of Alaska and the world
  • a catalyst for Anchorage’s emergence as a thriving business city in the 21st century
  • a diverse learning community where each person is valued and respected


The College of Business and Public Policy at the University of Alaska Anchorage prepares students for leadership at the frontiers of a changing world. We help diverse and growing communities in Alaska and elsewhere meet their challenges by delivering the highest quality in business and public policy education, research, and professional assistance.

Core Values

  • Integrity (Acting with honesty and honor.)

    Embracing high standards of integrity – honesty, fairness, and respect – and instilling professional and scholarly ethics into our students so they may embody these ideals in the workplace.

  • Impact (Making a difference in the lives of others.)

    Establishing productive and collaborative partnerships with our internal and external stakeholders to improve education and research to make a positive impact on our communities.

  • Innovation (Cultivating expertise to enhance skills and core competencies.)

    Seeking innovative ways to advance knowledge and skills through instruction and research that produces high-achieving students and informs our communities.