Master of Business Administration

About Us

Business Administration emphasizes the quantitative and qualitative skills necessary to flourish in today’s complex organizational environment. Our students are given unique opportunities to apply business theory and practice real-world experiences through case studies, internships, and collaborations with regional businesses.

Why Study Business Administration at Eastern?

Our department is committed to excellence and student success.


Affordable Education

You don't have to sacrifice quality to get an education you can afford.

Online Master of Business Administration

EWU is one of the only schools in Washington to offer an MBA program 100% online.

Excellent Job Opportunities

Our graduates have a great record of finding employment soon after graduation.


You Will Learn To:

  • Use relevant theories, concepts, perspectives, and facts to analyze business and economic issues and solve related problems
  • Apply appropriate technical and quantitative skills related to business
  • Demonstrate competency in both written and oral business communication skills
  • Provide leadership and facilitate positive interpersonal business relationships
  • Incorporate ethical and global considerations into business activities
"Focusing on the region - open to the world."

Careers in Business Administration

The managers of tomorrow will be faced with complex global problems. Eastern's MBA program is designed to equip managers with the required skills to lead their organizations.


Strategic Decision Making
Research
Business Consultant
Ethical Leadership
Creative & Critical Analysis of Business Issues

Program Goals & Values

Our graduates are: ethically sensitive decision-makers well versed in best practices of their chosen professions, and ready to perform in the global environment. They are excellent communicators, adept at using the most current communication technology, and are attuned to cultural sensitivities; they are prepared to work in their local environment, their region and in the global environment.

Our students, faculty and staff are: culturally diverse and we promote a climate that builds positive awareness of ideas and perspectives related to cultural diversity. Our faculty and students value ethical conduct and professionalism and maintain the highest academic standards.

  • Provide a learning environment that supports and encourages students to engage in life-long learning.
  • Provide an atmosphere that fosters academic excellence and supports faculty and staff development.
  • Offer programs in the Greater Spokane region, across the state and online that serve the educational needs of current and future students.
  • Expand outreach activities that promote sustainable economic and community development.
  • Use relevant theories, concepts, perspectives, and facts to analyze business and economic issues and solve related problems;
  • Apply appropriate technical and quantitative skills related to business;
  • Demonstrate competency in both written and oral business communication skills;
  • Provide leadership and facilitate positive interpersonal business relationships;
  • Incorporate ethical and global considerations into business activities.

News & Stories

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