Atkinson Graduate School of Management Programs

Willamette University MBA develops students and professionals for high-impact careers in business, government and not-for-profit organizations.

Whether your goal is to achieve your first professional position, career change, career advancement or professional development, Willamette MBA has a program designed for you.  All Willamette MBA programs are accredited by AACSB International.  The Early Career and Career Change MBA is dually accredited by AACSB International and NASPAA. Graduates are exceptionally well-prepared to immediately contribute to the organizations they serve and lead. Select the program that meets your goals:

Early Career and Career Change MBA

  • You are considering a full-time MBA program.
  • You are seeking your first professional position or career change.
  • You are a U.S. or an international student.
  • You are considering the BA/MBA or JD/MBA joint degree programs.

MBA for Professionals

  • You are considering a part-time or evening MBA program.
  • You live and work in or near Portland or Salem, Oregon.
  • You have three years or more professional work experience.
  • You are currently employed.

Executive Development Center

  • You are interested in Willamette's continuing education certificate programs for executives employed in the utility, public, or legal sectors.
  • You are a manager or senior executive looking to increase individual value and productivity.
  • You are a professional who wants to take your management skills to the next level.
  • You work for an organization seeking to manage change and open doors to creativity, foster innovation and manage scarce resources efficiently.