BA/MBA Program

Students interested in business and management pursue this program to integrate the best in liberal arts education with exceptional management training. If you qualify for this program, you’ll begin MBA courses during your senior year, focusing on business, government or nonprofit management while completing your liberal arts studies.

Willamette’s Master of Business Administration is accredited by the AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), the most prestigious professional organization evaluating management education.

In addition to top accreditation, Willamette’s Atkinson School is a member of NASPAA (the National Association for Schools of Public Affairs and Administration) and has been profiled by Business Week, U.S. News & World Report, Beyond Grey Pinstripes, and Vault.com as one of the best business schools in the country. The Princeton Review ranked it as one of the top 15 MBA programs for marketing and Forbes magazine recognized Willamette as one of the top business schools for return on investment to graduates.

The BA/MBA program emphasizes experiential learning with internships, consulting projects and a team project in which you and your peers create and operate a real organization. While you gain a broad, integrated understanding of management principles, you will also participate in career development programs and professional organizations. As a Willamette MBA student, you’ll build a portfolio of experiences that demonstrates your competence and ability to excel in today’s global economy.

  • Students from any discipline are eligible.
  • Apply by the end of your junior year.
  • Submit either GMAT or GRE scores for admission consideration.
  • Merit-based scholarships are available for qualified applicants.
  • The bachelor’s degree is awarded following successful completion of your first year MBA coursework.

For details contact the Willamette MBA admission office at 866-MBA-AGSM.