About Washington State University
Founded in 1890, Washington State University is a land-grant research institution steeped in tradition, whose mission is to make the world a better place. The university does this through its education, research and outreach activities.
A pioneer in online distance education, WSU has been engaged in complete degree programs since the early 1990’s, and has over 50 years of experience delivering graduate management education. Washington State University’s online master’s degrees are distinctive because of the many important advantages we offer, such as the versatility needed to meet the demands of busy working students.
Our impressive network of accomplished business alumni represents WSU and its students throughout the world. Their involvement provides WSU students with valuable support and networking throughout their professional lives.
U.S. News & World Report ranked the WSU College of Business #1 in its Best Online Graduate Business Programs for 2013. WSU is also among two percent of business schools worldwide to achieve accreditation at the bachelor, master, and doctoral levels from AACSB International.
Enroll in WSU's online MBA program and emerge as a business leader with a broad global prospective.
The online MBA program not only teaches business strategy development and leadership, but students also learn to recognize the implications of ethical, global and societal issues on business decisions. WSU strives to provide an engaging learning experience that fosters innovative thinking, solution driven problem solving, and that puts an emphasis on networking.
The WSU online MBA program offers many advantages including concentrations in three major areas: marketing, finance, and international business. Students who did not graduate with a bachelor’s degree in business can take six fast-paced foundation courses delivered in the same innovative online format as the online MBA program. During the program, students will also have the opportunity to participate in an optional 10-day, faculty-led international trip. The trip offers students a global business perspective as well as local cuisine and sightseeing tours.
Earn your MBA – and a sound business education – in as little as 24 months with the convenience and flexibility offered by the Internet.
WSU’s online Executive MBA program is developed by leaders, for leaders. You can accelerate your success in as little as 18 months, but experience the WSU difference for a lifetime.
Faculty coaching, peer-to-peer learning, challenging team projects, and an optional international trip all broaden your horizons by building deep connections with your Executive MBA colleagues and the broader business community. Coursework is relevant, interesting and rigorous, with a structure that has been thoughtfully designed around you, the working executive.
Your classmates will be successful business leaders from diverse industries and backgrounds. Active and engaging discussions will allow you to benefit from the insightful perspectives of your peers as well as those of your professors, and you will make lifelong friendships with your fellow students and faculty along the way. No travel is required, though there is an optional international field study course which includes a 10-day trip abroad.
Gain a broadened global perspective with WSU’s online Executive MBA program for a definitive leading edge.
“I used to create operational budgets all the time, but today I understand what needs to be done to
make it complete. I also learned how to do a statistical analysis on patient wait times, operating room
times, and even an analysis of performance evaluations. I now have tools and software that I
– Jolanda Barnett, Assistant Administrator, Cascade Valley Hospital and Clinics, Online MBA Graduate 2012
“One thing I loved about the program is that someone was always in contact with me from the beginning of the program to the end. To have that support from the school as well as your professors
and classmates, made it truly enjoyable and beneficial.”
– Keon Garraway, Financial Analyst, New York Housing Development Corporation, Online MBA Graduate 2012
“I really love the fact that the EMBA is so broad based that it ties all the various course work together, but it also brings in different areas of focus with each new class so that you can put this whole puzzle together into a really well-rounded education.”
– Mariann Ward, Manager, DD&C Strategic Business Development, Salt River Project, Online EMBA Graduate 2012