Business Can Change the World. And You Can Be Part of It.

At the nationally ranked Albers School of Business and Economics, we offer an outstanding education, a distinctive student experience, and a 70+-year legacy of championing business’ responsibility to create a better society.

As an undergraduate student, you will benefit from small class sizes that promote personalized attention. The school's central location enhances deep ties with Seattle's business community, providing multiple opportunities to build a strong foundation for your career. Finally, our belief in business as a driver of social change means applying your skills and knowledge to communities and causes that need them most.

Find out why Albers is one of the premier business schools in the Pacific Northwest. And how you can make a difference, above and beyond the bottom line.

Real World Connections; Real World Experience

Located in the heart of Seattle’s Capitol Hill, Albers helps connect you with local business leaders through class projects, our acclaimed Mentor Program, and a dedicated Albers Career Center that assists with internships, career development, and work opportunities.

Dreaming of starting your own business someday? Join our Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center’s annual business plan competition and events featuring successful startup founders. Get leadership advice and insights from the Albers Executive Speaker Series, its podcast, The Leadership Playbook, and our annual Ethics Week where top executives speak at Albers classes. 

Albers’ student activities also offer a wealth of valuable experience. You can help provide tax preparation services to low-income residents of Seattle, manage a million-dollar investment portfolio, or sustainably source coffee beans from Nicaraguan and Vietnamese coffee cooperatives. Yes, Albers has its very own Direct Trade coffee brand, Mot Mot Coffee.


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The Albers School of Business and Economics is nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top undergraduate business schools. Learn more about our rankings.

U.S. News & World Report 2024

Undergraduate Rankings

Business Analytics

tied for #16 nationally among specialty programs


tied for #31 nationally among finance programs


tied for 27th in the nation among accounting programs

Poets&Quants 2023

Ranked the Albers undergraduate business program #73 in the nation. We are ranked #4 among schools on the West Coast and #4 among Jesuit business schools.

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.

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