Boost Your Employability and Secure Your Future with an Albers Graduate Degree

No matter what state the economy is in, having a graduate business degree opens more doors for your career and ensures that you stay competitive in today's labor market. 

With programs built for working professionals like you, Albers provides you with the education you need to become a leader in your profession and community. Between our seven degrees, 11 certificate programs, and nine dual degrees (three in conjunction with our School of Law) you will find a program tailor-made for your interests, experience, and ambitions.

For more than 70 years, the Albers School of Business and Economics at Seattle University has stood as the vanguard of outstanding academic learning and business experience in Washington state. No matter which program you choose, you will also learn the three most in-demand soft skills employers seek when hiring: leadership, communication, and collaboration.

4 Reasons Grad Students Choose Albers

Small class sizes

Our low student-to-faculty ratios allow you to build close relationships with professors and peers who will support you throughout your career.

Deep connections

Albers' location in Capitol Hill places us in the heart of Seattle's thriving business community. You benefit through internships, mentorships, guest speakers, real business projects, and employment opportunities.

Enhanced career prospects

Our graduates have gone on to work with some of the world's most iconic companies and brands headquartered in Seattle including Amazon, Starbucks, Boeing, Paccar, and more.

Values-driven education

For over 70 years, Albers has championed the responsibility of business to create a better society.

Terren Drake, Albers MBA alum, advanced his career by pursuing a new job opportunity after graduation. He currently works at PACCAR. 

Own Your Future

The Albers School of Business and Economics is nationally ranked by BusinessWeekU.S. News & World Report, and And The Princeton Review cites Albers in the 2019 edition of their student-driven "Best Business Schools" publication. Details on our rankings.

U.S. News & World Report 2021

Leadership Executive MBA tied for #16 in nation

1st in the Northwest and 4th in the West Coast

Accounting specialization ranked #25 in nation

Tied for #1 in the Northwest and #4 (tied) in West Coast

Business Analytics ranked #25 nationwide

#1 in Northwest and tied for #3 in West Coast

Flexible Programs Allow You to Customize Your Future

With evening classes, programs that provide the opportunity to participate in a wide range of electives, enrollments in some programs beginning every quarter, and the ability to take a hiatus without missing a beat, you’ll find the support and structure to take your career to the next level.

Competitive MBA Programs That Fit Your Needs

Albers offers three MBA programs developed to build the skills and foundation you desire to forward your career to its next step. Which MBA is right for me?

Specialized Programs for Working Professionals

Beyond the MBA, Albers is dedicated to providing a variety of highly ranked degrees to help you advance your career. Below are our leading-edge programs the Albers School of Business and Economics has designed for you, the working professional passionate about your growth and potential.

Information Sessions and Programs Nights

    Albers not only teaches the important skills that we need to be successful business professionals, but it also instills in us the values, ethics, and curiosity needed to be positive agents of change in the world.

    Rubi Cammarota, '17 PMBA Marketing Automation Specialist, Smartsheet