Albers School of Business & Economics offers you outstanding academic learning and business experience built on a foundation of more than seventy years. As an undergraduate student at the nationally ranked Albers School of Business and Economics, you will benefit from small class sizes where you will connect and grow with faculty and peers. Our faculty are highly qualified and committed to teaching the skills and concepts needed for you to succeed in business and beyond.


Located in the heart of the Seattle business community, we help you connect with local business leaders through class projects, our Mentor Program, and the Albers Executive Speakers Series, as well as through Albers Placement Center and club-sponsored events. You will also have the opportunity to participate in summer internships. Plus, our proximity to many corporate headquarters, both large and small, offer a prime job market for graduating seniors.


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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 2022

Undergraduate Rankings

Business analytics program #1 in the Northwest

#2 on the West Coast, 17th in the nation

Finance program tied for #2 in the Northwest

Tied for #2 on the West Coast and #22 nationally among specialty programs

Accounting program #3 in the Northwest

38th in the nation among accounting programs

Poets&Quants 2021

Ranked the Albers undergraduate business program #62 in the nation. We are ranked #2 among schools in the Northwest and the top private university in the Northwest.

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.”

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.