The purpose of the Rural Business Leadership Initiative is to prepare students pursuing careers in Accounting (CPA path) and Agribusiness (banking) in the High Plains region, specifically rural Nebraska, and to help graduates of the RBLI assume leadership roles within rural communities. For Chadron State College, this is one of many ways to assist in the economic development of the service region.
The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), a professional accreditation agency, has awarded accreditation to the degree programs offered by the CSC Business Academy.
Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC):
The NBDC is an educational service designed to help business owners, especially small and medium-sized businesses, compete more evenly with larger firms that have the resources to employ similar consulting services.