Dean’s Office

School of Management Mission Statement

We deliver innovative high quality educational programs; create intellectual contributions that impact business theory and practice; meaningfully engage our local and global communities; and demonstrate the highest integrity and ethics in all that we do.

Vision Statement

Enabling students, faculty and staff to make a positive impact on organizations, society and the world.


Excellence in all endeavors; Learning always, Innovation; Teamwork and collaboration; Sustainability; The highest integrity and ethics.

History of the School of Management

The School of Management (SOM), established in 1975, is the oldest professional school at the University of Michigan-Flint, and is located on the second floor of the Riverfront Center.

Business @UM-Flint
Magazine 2020

The School of Management produces an annual business/alumni magazine. The focus of the 2020 digital magazine is SOM student and alumni veterans. You will also find compelling stories of student achievement, profiles of successful alumni, and highlights of staff and faculty activities.

SOM Departments

  • Accounting, Finance, & International Business
  • Management & Marketing

SOM Student Achievement Information

View the School of Management’s retention rates, graduation rates, rates of employment post-graduation, and other statistics here. View the incoming fall 2021 class profiles for: MBA, MS in Accounting, and MS in Leadership & Organizational Dynamics.

School of Management students at an event.

Interested in giving to the School of Management?

Donations will support student needs, learning and curriculum development, technology upgrades, community impact initiatives, and other urgent necessities. Give now!

If you have questions about giving, please contact Melissa Stephens-Farrell, Major Gifts Officer, in the University Advancement department.