Part-Time HYBRID Weekend MBA

New for 2023:

WWU's new HYBRID Weekend MBA is designed to accommodate your professional demands with convenient sessions that meet on alternating weekends throughout the year: Friday evenings remotely, and Saturdays in-person in Everett, WA. 

MBA Program in Everett, WA

WWU’s Weekend MBA program is tailored for working professionals in Washington state and caters to developing managers from Seattle and the North Puget Sound area. Designed to accommodate your professional demands, convenient sessions meet every other weekend on Friday evenings (remotely) and Saturday in Everett (in-person), five weekends per quarter. Admissions advisors are available to meet with you and discuss our program and whether it might be a good fit for your professional goals.

Our part-time MBA program offers the additional edge of AACSB accreditation, a distinction awarded to only 5% of worldwide business programs. You will also have access to dedicated MBA career services, which can empower you in salary negotiations and upward mobility in your future endeavors.

Format: Hybrid (combination of remote and in-person learning)
Length: 8 quarters over 2 calendar years
Program Start: Annually in June (new for 2023)
Credits: 64
Total Program Cost: $48,500
Location: Everett University Center, Everett, Washington
Internship Required: No
Capstone Project Required: No

Schedule: Friday evenings online and Saturdays in-person in Everett on alternating weekends; some asynchronous learning in the two weeks off between classes.

Example: Summer Quarter 2023

  • Weekend #1 (June 23rd and 24th)
  • Weekend #2 (July 7th and 8th)
  • Weekend #3 (July 21st and 22nd)
  • Weekend #4 (August 4th and 5th)
  • Weekend #5 (August 18th and 19th)

What do you gain from an MBA?

Contemporary business environments demand your commitment and cross-disciplinary expertise. By engaging in aspects of economics, marketing, management, accounting, finance, operations, and global business, you will gain the essential skills and network connections necessary to thrive as an executive. 

Sample Part-Time MBA Curriculum

Summer Year 1
MBA 594: Introduction to Professional Management (4 credits)
MBA 502: Microeconomics (4 credits)
Fall Year 1
MBA 504: Statistical Methods (4 credits)
MBA 507: Managing Organizations and People (4 credits)
Winter Year 1
MBA 506: Corporate Information Systems Management (4 credits)
MBA 510: Financial Accounting (4 credits)
Spring Year 1
MBA 503: Macroeconomics (4 credits)
MBA 511: Managerial Accounting (4 credits)
Summer Year 2
MBA 508: Operations Management (4 credits)
MBA 521: Competing in a Global Environment (4 credits) 
Fall Year 2
MBA 505: Business Finance (4 credits)
MBA 509: Marketing Management (4 credits)
Winter Year 2
MBA 532: Marketing Strategy (4 credits)
MBA 541: Managerial Finance (4 credits)
Spring Year 2
MBA 591: Strategic Management (4 credits)
MBA 598: Capstone 

Special Notes

Program Dates: Summer 2023-Spring 2025
Total Credits: 64
CRN#: Please see WWU ClassFinder online for up-to-date course registration numbers and course details.
*The arrangement of classes listed above is subject to change depending on the cohort which a student joins.

Evening MBA Classes Schedule

Our convenient weekend schedule ensures that the part-time MBA is accessible to working professionals looking for flexible commitments.

Friday Sessions

Evening Class: 5:00 - 9:30 p.m. Online

Saturday Sessions

Morning Class: 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. In-Person
Lunch: 12:30 - 1 p.m.
Afternoon Class: 1 - 5 p.m. In-Person

MBA Admissions

To apply for the weekend MBA, you need only to have graduated from any program in an institution accredited by a regional Association of Schools and Colleges—no previous business coursework required. You should also take the GMAT or GRE, which test foundational skills in reasoning, reading, writing and critical thinking. The MBA Program Admissions Committee is continuing to waive the GMAT and GRE requirement for applicants to our 2023 programs.

Submit your application materials directly to the Western Washington University Graduate School. The MBA Program will receive your application after you have submitted all relevant documents.

Advance your Career with WWU’S Weekend MBA

As a working professional looking to differentiate yourself, you can continue to work full-time and build invaluable skills through WWU’s Part-Time Weekend Master of Business Administration Program. Our graduates are hardworking team players, determined problem-solvers, persuasive leaders, and holistic drivers of innovation in all levels of business.