Business Administration, M.B.A. | Washington University in St. Louis | Saint Louis, United States
24 months
128500 USD/year
128500 USD/year
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If you seek a global perspective on business and demand meaning in your work, the Business Administration program at Washington University in St. Louis is built for you.


The hardest decisions create the greatest impact—and that happens at the intersection of data and values. In this place where numbers and people meet, we find incredible opportunity and untapped potential.

Become a new kind of leader with the WashU Olin Business School MBA:

  • Global immersion experience destinations: Washington, DC; Barcelona, Spain; and (new in 2020) Paris, France and Lima, Peru
  • Options for a STEM MBA and STEM-designated dual degrees in the same amount of time as the MBA alone
  • Career platforms focus your education: Consulting, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Marketing, Supply Chain
  • Experiential learning puts classroom learning into practice
  • An entrepreneurial mind-set to approach any business challenge

Prepare yourself to tackle the greatest challenges of our day, generating solutions forged on analytical insights and evaluated through your core principles. You’ll learn to thoughtfully consider what is gained and what is lost with every decision. In the Business Administration program at Washington University in St. Louis you’ll have the skills and knowledge to question current models. And the confidence to champion a healthier relationship between business and humanity.

Programme Structure

  • The fall semester of year 1 focuses on critical thinking, leadership, career strategy, and the major functional areas of business. 
  • During the spring semester of year 1 and throughout year 2, students take mostly elective courses of their choosing, often pursuing a concentration (we call them Career Platforms) that help them navigate toward their career goals. 
  • Elective courses include semester-long (3-credit) courses, six-week “mini” (1.5-credit) courses, and experiential learning opportunities. Olin MBAs can also take up to nine credits of approved course work from other graduate programs at Washington University.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • International students considering submission of an application to Washington University for graduate study should have a general familiarity with academic practices and university customs in the United States.
  • All international students are required to present evidence of their ability to support themselves financially during graduate study. 
  • International students whose native language is not English must submit score reports from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    128500 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 128500 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    128500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 128500 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Saint Louis

1015 - 1530 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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