Albers Business School Rankings

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Undergraduate Rankings

U.S. News & World Report 2020
Albers undergraduate program is tied for #128 in the country
Finance Program tied for #24 nationally among specialty programs
Accounting Program tied for #40 in the nation among specialty programs

College Factual 2020

Ranked Albers in the Top 10% in management and Top 15% in both accounting and marketing. Our International Business graduates rank in the Top 5% for Highest Paid Graduates.


DesignRush 2019

Ranked our undergraduate marketing program among the Top 25 in the U.S. That places us #1 in the Northwest for undergraduate marketing programs.

College Factual 2018

Ranks our undergraduate business program #45 in the nation out of 700+ business schools.  That places us second in the Northwest for undergrad programs. 

Colleges of Distinction 2017-18

Albers has been recognized as a College of Distinction for 2017-18, along with SU’s programs in education, engineering, and nursing. According to Colleges of Distinction, it recognizes outstanding “teaching-centered colleges that we believe provide the elements crucial for student development and an effective undergraduate education.” 

Poets & Quants 2018

Ranked the Albers undergraduate business program #73 in the nation. We are one of only two schools ranked in the Northwest and the top private university in the Northwest.  

College Choice 2017

Ranked our undergraduate accounting program #25 in the nation in its 2017 ranking of the nation’s best accounting programs. We are the top private school in the Northwest, #4 among Jesuit schools, and #6 on the West Coast.

Graduate Rankings

U.S. News & World Report 2019
Part-time MBA program ranked #57 in nation

3rd in the Northwest among graduate business programs

Leadership Executive MBA ranked #17 in nation

#1 in Northwest and in the top 25 ten out of last 11 years

Accounting specialization ranked #24 in nation

#1 in Seattle 

U.S. News & World Report 2020

Ranked the Albers MSF #28 in the nation and #1 in Seattle 

Data Science Degree Programs 2019 

Ranked Albers MSBA #18 in the nation

SportBusiness 2019

Ranked the Albers Master in Sport Business Leadership #35 in the world and #21 nationally

Value Colleges 2018

Ranked the Albers Master of Science in Business Analytics program #12 in the nation and #1 in the Northwest

The Princeton Review 2017

Included Albers MBA program in its "2017 Best Business Schools" publication

College Choice 2017

Ranked the Albers Leadership EMBA #20 in the nation; #1 program in the Northwest and #4 on the West Coast

Poets and Quants 2016

Ranked Albers Leadership Executive MBA program 28th in the nation; #1 in the Northwest and #5 on the West Coast

Accounting Degree Review 2016

Ranked Albers Master of Professional Accounting program #35 in the nation 2016

Ranked Albers Professional MBA program 20th in the nation. This is a ranking based on student survey responses

Bloomberg BusinessWeek 2015 

Ranked Albers part-time MBA program 44th in the nation; in Top Ten in the West

The Financial Engineer 2015

Ranked Albers Master of Science in Finance program #1 in the Northwest, #5 on the West Coast, and #52 in the nation