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University of Washington, Michael G. Foster School of Business

The Vision of the Michael G. Foster School of Business is to be the best public business school in the U.S. We define best in terms of creating opportunities for our students and providing them with a transformational learning experience. As a public business school, we are committed to access and community engagement. Whether you’re starting your education as an undergraduate, seeking an MBA, or honing your competitive edge as a business professional, the Foster School can contribute to your future success. With help from our many corporate partners in the Seattle area—a region known for iconic companies like Amazon, Boeing, Costco, Paccar, Microsoft, Nordstrom and Starbucks—we offer students exceptional opportunities to learn from seasoned executives. And our uniquely collaborative culture and accessible faculty are geared to giving students a rich and personalized learning experience. The hallmark of Foster alumni is that they think strategically and are ready to roll up their sleeves to solve complex real-world problems. They know how to work in teams and they know when it’s time to step up and be a team leader.


  • Accounting
  • CIS/ MIS
  • Entrepreneurship/ Small Business Admin
  • Finance - incl Banking
  • General Business
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Supply Chain/ Transport/ Logistics
  • Taxation

Other Disciplines:

  • Business Administration
  • Business Analytics
  • Global Strategy, Business, Executive Leadership
  • Hybrid MBA
  • Technology Sector Executive Management, Strategy and Leadership


  • Private

  • Public


  • Full-time

  • Part-time

Tuition & Fees *

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Full-Time MBA (2 years):


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Out of Country Tuition & Fees *

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Student Enrollments

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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 September 18, 2020.