Mission Statement

California International University’s mission is to promote the intellectual growth, spiritual development, and well-being of its students by providing quality, Christian-based degree programs in the science of international business at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

The University strives to help its students apply their qualities of spiritual-discipline, critical thinking, effective social interaction, and creativity to the acquisition of knowledge and skills necessary for a career in business leadership and management. It seeks to do this by providing Biblically-based, institutionally directed program of instruction involving individual and group learning in a classroom environment.

CIU’s mission is to realize the love of Christ on earth by providing quality education at reasonable tuition while practicing sound academic scholarship.
CIU is giving special attention to international students from developing countries.
CIU respects different religions from different cultures while striving to live up to and inculcate Christian moral standard and ethical code in its students for application in the field of business management and international business : among those qualities are self-discipline and diligence, simplicity, honesty, and humility.
We belive the best way to evangelize is not through words but by deeds.

In offering an undergraduate program of study leading to the Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management, the University's specific objectives are to provide the student with the following:

  • a program of general education courses in the social sciences, behavioral sciences, humanities, and basic subjects;
  • a foundation of knowledge in the areas of finance, marketing, management, and business law;
  • group learning opportunities through teacher?directed class discussion which will challenge the student’s critical thinking, communication and social skills, and leadership ability;
  • instruction in the use of computers as tools for business communication, planning, and control; and
  • English instruction to international students who otherwise may be unable to complete the language requirement for matriculation into the degree program;

In offering a program of study leading to the Master of Science degree in International Business, the University's specific objectives are to provide the students with the following:

  • the opportunity to develop the interpersonal skills needed to conduct business in today’s global environment;
  • knowledge of basic research concepts and analytic methods;
  • cooperative learning opportunities in the form of group projects which will challenge the student’s critical thinking, communication and social skills, and leadership ability;
  • familiarity with the problems and methods of international marketing, finance, and management;
  • and opportunities to pursue individual topics in depth.