School of Business

Believe in your dreams,

Broaden your horizons, Achieve your goals

Washburn’s faculty and staff are committed to one thing: preparing you to succeed, reaching your dreams and goals for the future business world. Our students enjoy small class sizes that allow them to have individual time with faculty and bond with fellow students. 

Lance CahillThe Washburn Business faculty  is comprised of a wide variety of experienced business professionals and full-time professors — all with the highest degrees in their field.  

Once you’re here, you’ll have access to the latest business database and software resources and have opportunities including managing an actual equities portfolio, completing internships and to travel and work overseas.  It’s no wonder our graduating seniors consistently place in the top 20th percentile on the national ETS Major Field Test in business.   The school holds accreditation from AACSB-International, an elite business school accreditation, with only the top 5% of business schools in the world having earned this mark of quality.

The Washburn School of Business offers eight different undergraduate majors. We can help you choose the one that’s right for you.

Economics – BBA
Economics – BA
Entrepreneurship and Innovation
General Business
International Business

Through the generosity of many alumni, community leaders, and organizations, the School of Business annually awards more than $400,000 in scholarships to approximately 200 incoming and current business students. Application deadline for most scholarships is February 15.

Internships and Job Opportunities
Topeka and northeast Kansas have a great abundance of internship opportunities. Washburn business students are in high demand as interns and part-time workers.