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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 lead in an ever-evolving, connected world.
  • Students become comfortable with the uncomfortable—gaining confidence to know 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
828 Undergraduate
1,252 Masters
90 Doctoral

Programs
BSBA
Full-time MBA
Professional MBA
EMBA-US
EMBA-Shanghai
EMBA-Mumbai
Master of Accounting
Master of Science in Finance
Global Master of Science in Finance
Master of Science in Business Analytics
Master of Science in Supply Chain Management
DBA
PhD

Online MBA
Online Master in Accounting
Online Master of Science in Finance
Online Master of Science in Business Analytics

Online Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics
Online Graduate Certificate in Finance
Online Graduate Certificate in Accounting

Nondegree programs
Courses, seminars and certificates offered by Olin Executive Development and WashU at Brookings Executive Development and research centers

More than 21,000 Alumni

Faculty
(effective 7/1/21)
81 Tenured and tenure-track
30 Full-time teaching faculty
12 Professors of practice
59 Adjunct lecturers
5 Emeriti professors
12 Post-docs
5 Visiting faculty
8 Courtesy appointments


Other Stats
6 Research Centers
66 Hotel rooms onsite
170 Staff

Student enrollment as of Spring 2021


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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