University description (as per official university website)
Mission of the FIRB
"Excellence in the formation of the man aiming to fully egalitarian society."
The mission of the FIRB, as an institution of higher education in private, is to provide training to educate citizens of learners and graduates in different fields, ready for insertion in the professional sectors and to participate in the development of Brazilian society, established with is a reciprocal relationship intellectual, ethical, aesthetic and social.
In 1965 was created Maintainer Faculty of Bachelor of Economics, authorized by Decree No. 57671 of January 26, 1966 published in Gazette No 22 - page 1179 of February 1, 1966.
The Faculty of Philosophy, Sciences and Letters "Rui Barbosa, with five options Degrees: Education, Literature, History, Geography and Mathematics is authorized by Decree No. 66459 of April 17, 1970, and now operates with the previous one.
The sponsor has expanded its activities in transforming maintained Integrated Schools, which regulated the new condition in 1976 with the merger of two existing colleges, as regulated by the Opinion of the CFE No 3747/76 and published in the Gazette of January 19, 1977.
In the nineties by the Decree of 14 March published in the Gazette of March 15, section 1, page 1, authorized the course of Bachelor of Science in Accounting.
In 1996, the decree was published Feb. 6 in the Official Gazette of February 7, section I, page 1982, authorizing the operation of the B.Sc. in Business Administration and then in June 1998 the Gazette published on page 1 of section 1, EO No. 67482 of June 3, allowing the course of Bachelor of Tourism.
In January 2000 Andradina Cultural Society, which sponsors the Integrated Schools "Rui Barbosa" shall be called the Cultural Society Andradina S / C Ltda - SOCAN.