U.S. News ranks Foster #19 of 516 best undergraduate business schools

undergraduate students

The Undergraduate Program at the University of Washington Foster School of Business ranks #19 of 516 schools nationwide, #9 among public schools, and #1 in the Northwest in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Undergraduate Business Programs 2023 Rankings.

Seven Foster academic programs were also recognized for national prominence: Marketing (#17), Accounting (#19), Management (#22), Finance (#24), International Business (#27), and Entrepreneurship (#30).

Undergraduate Program Rankings

Source Northwest Nationwide Public Universities

U.S. News & World Report, 2023

1 19

9

Specialty Rankings

Marketing 1 17

12

Management Information Systems

1

18

14

Accounting 1 19

12

Management

1

22

14

Finance

1

24

11

International Business

2

27

16

Entrepreneurship

2

30

11

Source: U.S. News & World Report

 

Foster among top public business schools for employment results

Earlier this year, Poets & Quants ranked the Foster School #24 in the nation, #8 among public schools, and #1 in the Northwest of 95 schools in the 2022 Best Undergraduate Business Programs.

96% of Foster students were hired within 3 months of graduation

Overall, the total compensation for 2021 graduates averaged around $69,190. Additionally, 96% of Foster students reported completing internships before their senior year.

With formal majors in Accounting, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Human Resources Management, Information Systems, Marketing, and Operations and Supply Chain Management, students from the Foster School were hired by a diverse range of employers including Accenture, Amazon, Deloitte, EY, KPMG, Microsoft, PwC, Starbucks, and Tableau among others.

A welcoming and inclusive community

Poets & Quants ranked the Foster School #16 in percentage of women enrolled and the #13 choice for first generation college students in this 2022 report.

Learn more about our mission of Fostering Diversity through initiatives for students, faculty, and community.

University of Washington: a top-tier public university

U.S. News ranked the University of Washington #19 in the nation among Best Public Schools and #27 in Best Colleges for Veterans based on factors such as graduation rates and retention, student selectivity, academic reputation, faculty and financial resources, and alumni giving.

 

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Learn more about Foster’s Undergraduate Program and career opportunities through the EY Career for Career Advancement.