Albers School of Business and Economics
About Albers

Albers Rankings

  • Albers Programs are Nationally Ranked

    Undergraduate Programs

    The Albers School of Business and Economics is continually ranked among the best business programs in the country by U.S. News & World Report. The undergraduate program was tied for #93 in 2016, which placed us among the Top 40 private schools in the U.S. Among specialty programs, our undergraduate finance program was ranked #11 in the nation, which is tops in the Northwest and second on the West Coast, and our accounting program was tied for #13 (2nd in the Northwest and 3rd on the West Coast).

    Bloomberg BusinessWeek ranked Albers 2nd in the Northwest in its 2014 edition of "Best College Business Programs." We were ranked #61 in the nation. Based on their 2013 survey of students, Albers is ranked #1 in the nation in the specialty area of macroeconomics and #3 in sustainability.

    Graduate Programs

    Our graduate programs are also among the best in the nation. Our part-time MBA program was ranked #61 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report for 2016. This places us 2nd the Northwest among graduate business programs. Our Accounting specialization is ranked 15th in the nation, which means is it #1 in the Northwest and among Jesuit institutions.

    In 2011 BusinessWeek ranked the Albers part-time MBA program 52nd in the nation, which places us 11th in the West. ranked the Albers Professional MBA program 22nd in the nation in its 2015 rankings of part-time MBA programs. This is a ranking based on student survey responses. 

    In its 2015 rankings of Master of Science in Finance programs, The Financial Engineer ranked the Albers program #1 in the Northwest, #5 on the West coast, and #52 in the nation.

    The Princeton Review included the Albers MBA program in their “2015 Best 296 Business Schools” publication.

    The Albers Leadership Executive MBA was ranked #18 in the nation in U.S. News & World Report’s 2016 rankings. This places them #1 in the Northwest and in the top 25 six out of the last seven years.