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Washington State University, Carson College of Business

The Carson College of Business equips undergraduate and graduate students to lead enterprises successfully. HANDS-ON LEARNING Experience lies at the core of the Carson College curriculum. In classrooms that simulate enterprise environments, in the organizations of corporate partners, and in locations around the world, Carson students learn by doing. The curriculum bridges disciplines and cultures. As an undergraduate, you gain firsthand career experience. You emerge as a capable decision-maker, ready to take the reins of leadership. GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE In a world where business spans national boundaries, leaders who understand global industries and cultures achieve the greatest gains. The Carson College of Business prepares you to succeed with an international learning requirement: an academic program that builds your expertise and confidence as an agent on the world stage. The college offers unique, faculty-led study abroad programs in which a faculty member travels with students overseas. RESEARCH THAT DRIVES CHANGE Research conducted by Carson College faculty sets the stage for positive change in industries worldwide. The college’s research strengths include: • Consumer behavior • Business ethics • Hospitality/tourism • International operations management • Supply chain management • Inventory theory • Alternative risk financing • Taxation • Behavioral accounting • Design in marketing A COMMUNITY OFFERING VAST SUPPORT Carson College students enjoy a supportive learning environment. Faculty, staff, and academic advisors genuinely care about students and go the extra mile to help them find success. “The Carson College of Business is there for the students. You’re not just a number here. Most of my professors know me by name.” —Bruce Jones, senior, marketing


  • Management
  • Accounting
  • Hotel/ Restaurant/ Tourism
  • CIS/ MIS
  • Marketing


  • Private

  • Public


  • Full-time

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  • Online

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* Tuition and fees are displayed in US dollars for ease of comparison, and are accurate as of July 1, 2016. A currency converter is available here, if you wish to see the rates in a different currency.

This profile was updated on May 18, 2018.