Business Education at Catholic Universities:
The Role of Mission-Driven Business Schools
University of St. Thomas
Saint Paul, Minnesota
July 9-11, 2007
In preparation for the Seventh International Conference on Catholic Social Thought and Management Education to be held at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana from June 11-13, 2008, 30 representatives from 16 Catholic business schools met at UST to discuss the role of mission-driven business education at Catholic universities. Through presentations and open discussions, the participants from these partner schools examined such themes as the nature and challenges of Catholic universities and of their business schools, the role of the Catholic intellectual and social tradition within business education and the essential elements of a Catholic business education. The following papers were presented at the seminar.