The Global Business & Finance Institute’s mission is to enhance the visibility, and global standing of the Cotsakos College of Business. It is committed to creating and disseminating global business knowledge and promoting its practical application, by using state of the art technology.

Internal programs along with industry experts and professionals are employed cohesively to build a bridge between academia and application.

The institute provides learning opportunities for domestic and international students and works with the university's interdisciplinary programs to accommodate degree and non-degree requirements.

The Gbfi is comprised of 3 major strategic activities: