Atkinson Graduate School of Management Programs

Willamette University MBA prepares students and professionals for high-impact management careers in businesses, government and not-for-profit organizations.

All Willamette University MBA programs are accredited by AACSB International.  The Early Career and Career Change MBA is dually accredited by AACSB International and NASPAA. Willamette management programs are designed for students seeking their first professional position, career change, or career advancement and professional development.  Willamette University MBA graduates are exceptionally well-prepared to immediately contribute to the organizations they serve and lead. Select the program that best fits your needs:

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 a joint degree program such as a BA/MBA or JD/MBA

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 three 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