The Gateway to Thoughtful Change

About WashU Olin Business School

video Firmly established at the Gateway to the West, Olin Business School at Washington University in St. Louis stands as the gateway to something far grander in scale. The education we deliver prepares our students to thoughtfully make difficult decisions—the kind that can change the world.

  • Through our values-based, data-driven approach, we equip our students to leadknowing not only which problems require the most attention, but also which solutions will do the most good.
  • Our global-mindedness, coupled with our experiential learning, fosters healthier relationships between business and society.
  • And as our entrepreneurial spirit challenges the current models, we pioneer innovation that opens the door for positive, sustainable progress.

At Olin, you’ll develop relationships with people invested in your success—peers, faculty members, staff, and alumni. You’ll be confident. You’ll be passionate. You’ll be prepared for any business challenge. You’ll be a leader ready to make an impact.

The small size of WashU’s business school allows for a deeper level of interaction, participation, and program customization. This fosters relationships that provide many opportunities for continuous achievement. As one of the country’s leading research-oriented business schools, Olin has a network of partners on campus, in the St. Louis community, and around the world.

National Council members, business leaders, and alumni lend their wisdom, expertise, and advice to support Olin Business School’s vision and mission.

Olin Fast Facts

Degree Candidates
869 BSBA
272 Full-time MBA
258 Professional MBA
126 EMBA-Shanghai
45 EMBA-Mumbai

Specialized Masters:
162 MS in Finance
101 Master of Accounting
56 MS in Supply Chain Management
79 MS in Customer Analytics
71 MS in Leadership

62 PhD
15 DBA in Finance

Nondegree Participants
2,162 BEE Public Leadership
1,005 BEE Policy Strategy
439 Olin Executive Education

More than 21,000 Alumni

41 Tenured
37 Tenure Track
21 Lecturers/Visiting
42 Adjunct

Other Stats
11 Degree Programs
4 Nondegree Programs
5 Research Centers
66 Hotel rooms onsite
191 Staff

reported as of Fall 2017

Washington University encourages and gives full consideration to all applicants for admission, financial aid, and employment. The University does not discriminate in access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, veteran status, disability or genetic information. Read Washington University's full nondiscrimination statement.

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