At the Albers School of Business and Economics, you will develop intellectual excellence that is applicable and advantageous in the business world. Many of the courses and programs we offer combine classroom learning with real business situations, preparing you to make knowledgeable leadership decisions.
The courses you take are taught in small classroom settings, by experienced professors who are devoted to fostering academic progress in their fields. Our faculty members publish innovative research and provide consultation to companies in search of insightful advisors. The professors at Albers understand that your needs are a high priority, and make themselves available to answer your questions and provide personalized guidance in the classroom, in their offices, and over e-mail.
Albers is home to a robust academic environment:
Albers’s Mentor Program allows you to work with upper level executives from leading Puget Sound businesses. Learn More
Albers reaches beyond Seattle to focus on international trade and global competitiveness, by presenting speakers on global issues and offering classes in international business.
Albers is accredited by the The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Less than 5% of the world's business schools hold this distinction.
Albers’s academic leadership is recognized nationwide. Our undergraduate program is consistently ranked in the top 10% of business schools by U.S. News & World Report's "America's Best Colleges," most recently in the 2016edition. Our part-time MBA program is ranked 2nd in the Northwest and 61st in the nation in U.S. News & World Report for 2016. Our Leadership Executive MBA has been ranked in the top 25 by U.S. News & World Report for six out of the last seven years.