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FinanceMasters of Finance

An entire continent separates Seattle, the globally renowned catalyst of innovation, and New York, the globally recognized capital of finance. And to those who care about financial pedigree, that’s a division as metaphoric as it is geographic.

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TeamworkTeam-driven business education

All work is teamwork. That’s why business education at Foster includes a comprehensive teaming methodology so that students learn how to be outstanding team members and team leaders.

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The University of Washington launched its most ambitious philanthropic campaign in history. Help us transform the student experience, expand the impact of faculty research, empower possibility through innovation, and drive the public good.

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Work-compatible MBAs

Come here, get there: Work-Compatible MBA programs

Earn an MBA while you work. Whether you’re headed for the C-suite or a start-up—come here, get there. The Foster School offers four programs designed for busy working professionals, each with a convenient schedule and immediately relevant curriculum.

Specialized Master’s

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Get a graduate degree in one year from the #1 school in the Northwest. The Foster school offers 5 accelerated Master’s degrees on specialized topics to help you develop the skills relevant to your career.


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Rakhra named to Poets & Quants list of “Favorite Professors of Business Majors”

Raj Rakhra, a lecturer of management at the University of Washington Foster School of Business, has been named to Poets & Quants’ 2018 list of “Favorite Professors of Business Majors.” P&Q, the influential business school site, annually picks a select…

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August 17, 2018

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