Dr. Ahmed Al-Asfour, M.S.A.S, Ed.D, Business Dept.Chair, email
Dr. Joanne "Susie" White Thunder, Ed.D, Faculty, email
Doug Noyes, M.S.T.M, Faculty, email
Shawn Reinhart, M.B.A., Faculty, email
Marry Abraham, M.B.A, Faculty, email
Pam Houston, M.B.A., Faculty, email

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Academic Calendar

Here is the Calendar of events for OLC.

  • October 3rd 2014
    • 10:00am: All Staff Mtg.
  • October 6th 2014
    • 10:00am: Chairs Mtg.
  • October 10th 2014
    • 9:00am: BOT Retreat
  • October 11th 2014
    • 9:00am: BOT Retreat
  • October 13th 2014
    • Native American Day Office's closed/No classes
  • October 17th 2014
    • 10:00am: PWO
  • November 3rd 2014
    • 10:00am: Chairs Mtg.
  • November 7th 2014
    • 10:00am: All Staff Mtg.
  • November 11th 2014
    • Veteran's Day, Offices closed
  • November 14th 2014
    • 10:00am: PWO

Business Administration

Vision Statement

Students will be provided the knowledge necessary to reach their maximum potential and are prepared to lead full and productive lives in the 21st century. The Oglala Lakota College Business Department ensures:

  • Education excellence, equity, and high expectations for every student.
  • Faculty will continually strive for excellence and stay abreast of the best practices in adult education
  • Develop and maintain partnerships among educators, business, and the community that support high academic achievement and opportunity for all students.

Mission Statement

Oglala Lakota College Business Department will provide the breadth of business education necessary for students to be successful within their communities while maintaining wolakolkiciyapi. The Business Department faculty will:

  • Ensure that high expectations are maintained for all students.
  • Build support for higher education on the Pine Ridge Reservation.
  • Create learning opportunities that lead to success and a desire to be lifelong learners.

We do these things to strengthen the Oglala Nation through education.