Dillard College Statement on Professionalism

The faculty, staff, and students of the Dillard College of Business Administration are committed to being a “professional” in our words, conduct, and actions.

The qualities of a professional include: 

  • A commitment to the development of specialized knowledge
  • Competency in analytical, oral and written communication skills
  • Self-discipline
  • Reliability
  • Honesty and integrity
  • Trustworthiness
  • Timeliness
  • Accountability for words and actions
  • Respect for others and other cultures
  • Politeness and good manners
  • A professional image (professionals look professional)
  • An awareness of their environment and adaptability to different settings
  • Confidence without arrogance
  • A commitment to giving back to your community