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 in business, government and not-for-profit management is accredited by the AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), the most prestigious professional organization evaluating management education, and NASPAA, the global standard in public service education.

In addition to these top accreditations, Willamette’s Atkinson School is ranked as a top tier program by Forbes magazine, Bloomberg Businessweek, CEO magazine, and the website Poets & Quants. The program is consistently the top-ranked MBA program in Oregon and among the top schools of management and business nationally.

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.