Celebrating 40 Years
Looking Past The Low-Hanging Fruit
What’s an ounce of prevention worth?
Willamette MBA professor recognized by Aspen Institute
3.4 in a Million – Applying Lessons From Greatness
Stemming The Decline Of Girls In The Technology Field
Toasting the Craft Cider Industry
From Pizza to Projections
The Career Case for Social Media
A Passion for Sports and Marketing
Above and Beyond
- Welcome to the
- MBA FOR EARLY CAREER
& CAREER CHANGE
- MBA FOR
Whether you are early in your career, a mid-level professional, or a seasoned executive, Willamette University has a program that will not only meet your needs, but challenge, motivate and inspire you. The distinctive learning experience at Willamette is recognized for the excellence of its academic programs, the quality of its students, the dedication of its faculty and the success of its alumni.
Empower yourself, your career or your organization at Willamette University’s Atkinson Graduate School of Management. It is a place where students, teachers and executives come together to share experiences, examine current business issues and develop innovative and creative thinking.
As a national leader in experiential education, the Willamette MBA for early career and career change students is designed to prepare people for their first professional position, career change or advancement in business, government and not-for-profit organizations.
In just 21 months, Willamette MBA students learn the principles of management, refine their career interests, develop one or more career areas of interest, and build the portfolio of experience needed in a competitive global economy.
Willamette's MBA for Professionals program is specifically designed to deliver a quality AACSB International accredited MBA education in a format convenient for working professionals.
MBA-P students learn from an excellent faculty who are experts in their academic field, experienced real-world professionals, and committed to the success of their students.
In just 24 months, students gain the knowledge, real-world tools, leadership and networking ability needed to support their individual career goals. The program is offered in Portland and Salem.
The Executive Development Center offers integrated, innovative and transformative programs to managers across sectors. EDC programs are delivered on-site for clients, through open enrollment programs on Willamette's two campuses or virtually. Explore current program offerings and learn more about how the EDC can impact business, government or not-for-profit organizations.