The Willamette MBA Management Writing Program helps AGSM students develop their writing abilities. By participating in workshops and incorporating feedback from professional writing coaches, students learn to recognize the most common errors and weaknesses in their writing and begin to write more clearly and concisely. Completion of the Willamette MBA Management Writing Program is a requirement for graduation.

Management Writing: Summer Assignments

Incoming students must complete the following assignment over the summer.

Assignment #1: Take the online course Business Writing Fundamentals by Wednesday, July 5th.
All incoming students must complete Business Writing Fundamentals, a course offered through, by July 5th or prior to preparing the LinkedIn bio. The 92-minute course presents characteristics of good business writing and addresses common errors and weaknesses in writing. To access the course, click here and log into with your Willamette username (your Willamette email). AGSM will receive notification once you have completed the course.


Additional information about the Management Writing program is online. If you have any questions, please email Sarah Kutten.

Willamette University

Early Career and Career Change MBA

Salem Campus

900 State Street
Salem Oregon 97301 U.S.A.

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