• alt-text

    Businessweek names Willamette MBA Best Business School in U.S.

    Businessweek names Willamette MBA a Best Business School in the US: No. 9 nationwide for Entrepreneurship, No. 2 in the Pacific Northwest, and No. 1 in Oregon. 

    Read More
  • alt-text

    Meet Our Ambassadors

    Let our students tell you why they chose Willamette MBA.

    Connect Today
  • alt-text

    Checkout Our Student Blogs

    Our PACE experiential course and consequential learning courses are one-of-a-kind. Checkout our students' firsthand experience.

    Read More
  • alt-text

    Early Career MBA Top-Ranked by Forbes

    Forbes very heavily weighs student return-on-investment (ROI) in their rankings. Once again, we are one of the most powerful MBA program in the country.

    Learn More
  • alt-text

    2018 Viewbook

    Building a powerful career with your MBA is equal parts art & science. We use our viewbook to highlight both.

    Flip Through!
  • alt-text

    An audience with Warren Buffett

    A group of our MBA candidates scored a rare invite to meet the "Oracle of Omaha."

    Learn More

Willamette University MBA

Willamette University's Atkinson Graduate School of Management is committed to providing a world class management education to students in all stages of their career. Whether you are early in your career, a mid-level professional or a seasoned executive, Willamette MBA has a program for you.

We offer an Executive Development Center and two MBA programs: The Early Career & Career Change MBA and the MBA for Professionals. Both MBA programs are carefully designed to help our graduates become outstanding leaders and managers in business, government, and nonprofit organizations worldwide. 

The Early Career & Career Change MBA is accredited for business by AACSB International, and for public administration by NASPAA - the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs and Administration. The MBA for Professionals program is accredited for business by AACSB International.

experiential-programs

Experiential Programs

Our Early Career MBA maximizes your earning power by positioning your master's degree at the beginning of your career.

That's why we have a one-of-a-kind slate of highly experiential programs to give you the hands-on exposure needed to launch careers.

That makes us the top Early Career MBA in the world.

Experience More!
accreditation

A top tier program

The Willamette MBA holds the rare distinction of being accredited by AACSB and NASPAA for business, government and not-for-profit management.

And we're consistently ranked as one of the top management programs in the Pacific Northwest.

  

Learn More.
reed

For Convenience. For Options. For Professionals

Willamette's MBA for Professionals program is uniquely designed for busy, working professionals. With classes in Portland and Salem, Willamette MBA helps students get more out of their careers.

  

  

 

Meet Our Professionals!
News Story

Willamette MBA alumni pave the way for the future of Blockchain technology

Willamette students and alumni from all three schools came together to learn more about blockchain technology and cryptocurrency from our own distinguished alumni Neil Bergquist '09, MBA '10 and Nathan Love '05, MBA '06.

Neil Bergquist standing in front of all attendees
News Story

Willamette MBA ranked No. 1 in Oregon, No. 2 in Pacific Northwest

Bloomberg Businessweek names Atkinson Graduate School of Management one of the nation’s best business schools.

Two students stand before a classroom making a presentation
News Story

Working together for a ‘strong future’ for Willamette MBA

Professor Michael Hand will serve as interim dean of the Atkinson Graduate School of Management.

Mike Hand