The University of La Verne will celebrate more than 2,400 graduates during Commencement ceremonies at Ortmayer Stadium on May 27 and 28. Graduates and their guests will hear from prominent commencement keynote speakers, student speakers, and esteemed university members.
The college resource website UniversityHQ has ranked the University of La Verne’s College of Business and Public Management among the best in the country for 2022, recognizing the college’s excellence in multiple categories for bachelor’s degree and master’s degree online business education.
The University of La Verne’s Online MBA program was ranked fourth in California in Fortune Education’s second annual Best Online MBA Programs rankings.
Pomona Unified School District Superintendent Richard Martinez; prominent trial attorney Ricardo Echeverria; Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Excelencia in Education Deborah A. Santiago; and Executive Vice President of the Lewis Group of Companies Randall Lewis will address the University of La Verne’s graduates during commencement ceremonies held on Friday, May 27, and Saturday, May 28.
The University of La Verne’s College of Business and Public Management will enroll accepted students into a new Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) program starting this fall. The three-year program will be offered through hybrid instruction on the La Verne campus and online.
College of Business and Public Management Students Provide Free Services to Eligible Local Taxpayers
Now in its 11th year, the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is again available at the University of La Verne for local, eligible taxpayers to receive free tax services.
Hundreds of families in the community received food and sanitizing supplies during drive-through pantry events held on October 6 and November 17. Members of the University of La Verne Enactus team joined with the Sowing Seeds for Life organization to staff the events.
The Master of Public Administration program at the University of La Verne has earned reaccreditation for a seven-year term from the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration.
The University of La Verne has appointed Emmeline de Pillis as the new dean of the College of Business and Public Management. She will join the university on July 12, replacing Abe Helou, who had served as dean since 2008.
With limited face-to-face sales options available due to state and county COVID-19 restrictions, the three Integrates Business Program teams found ways to supplement sales through online platforms. Their total sales in spring 2021 reached over $12,000—an increase of approximately $4,400 over spring 2020.