UW Bothell MBA Program Receives National Ranking

Tuesday, November 24, 2009
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BOTHELL, Wash. - The University of Washington Bothell's part-time Master in Business Administration (MBA) program has been nationally ranked by Business Week magazine as #3 in the Pacific Northwest and #51 in the nation.  Says UW Bothell Chancellor Kenyon Chan, "This is an extraordinary accomplishment for the program and the campus."  Sandeep Krishnamurthy, Professor and Director, Business Program adds, "This ranking is a validation of our efforts to bring excellent programs to the region."

The UW Bothell MBA program offers two part-time MBA degree programs, a Technology MBA (offered at UW Bothell) and a Leadership MBA (offered at the UW Bothell Eastside Leadership Center in Bellevue).  The 22-month evening programs are designed for working professionals and feature innovative curriculum focusing on leadership, strategy and technology.  Courses emphasize analytical thinking and problem solving grounded in business theory and best practices. 

About UW Bothell: The University of Washington Bothell combines the benefits of a small campus with the resources and prestige of a world-renowned university. Offering over 30 degrees, options, certificates and concentrations, its curriculum emphasizes close student-faculty interaction, collaboration among students, and hands-on learning. UW Bothell celebrates its 20th year of operation during the 2009-10 academic year with the opening of student housing, an access ramp connecting the campus to SR522, and new degrees including a Master of Computing and Software Systems (MSCSS), and a Leadership Master of Business Administration (LMBA) at an offsite location in Bellevue, WA.