Foster School Of Business - University Of Washington


DEFINITION of 'Foster School Of Business - University Of Washington'

The business school at the University of Washington. The Foster School of Business offers undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs in business and other fields in both full-time and weekend formats. It is AACSB-accredited and is also only one of four American schools to have European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) accreditation.

BREAKING DOWN 'Foster School Of Business - University Of Washington'

Located in Seattle, Washington, the UW School of Business was founded in 1917 and was renamed the Foster school of business in 2007. It has about 46,000 alumni and has been ranked highly by various financial publications. The school sponsors several top-quality programs, such as the Business and Economic Development Center, Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, E-Business and Sales Programs.

  1. Durham Business School

    The school of business at the Durham University. It enrolls approximately ...
  2. Melbourne Business School

    The business school of the University of Melbourne. The school ...
  3. Kellogg School Of Management

    The business school at Northwestern University. The Kellogg School ...
  4. McDonough School of Business

    The business school of Georgetown University. The McDonough School ...
  5. HEC International Business School

    An internationally-acclaimed business school. The HEC School ...
  6. Haas School of Business

    The business school at the University of Berkeley. It offers ...
Related Articles
  1. Professionals

    Get An Academic Finance Career

    Working nine months a year and earning a six-digit salary might seem like the high life, but these jobs are not easy to come by.
  2. Professionals

    7 Courses Finance Students Should Take

    These college classes will help you prepare for the working world. Learn how to stand out from your peers.
  3. Professionals

    Should You Get A CFA, MBA Or Both?

    These certifications require time and money, but combined programs are making obtaining both designations more realistic.
  4. Professionals

    Should You Head Back To Business School?

    Find out if an MBA is necessary for you to reach your professional goals.
  5. Professionals

    Ace Your Business School Courses

    Work smarter, not harder, to get top grades in your business school classes.
  6. Options & Futures

    Find Your Niche In The Financial Industry

    In this article, we'll give you the tools you need to discover the financial career that fits you the best.
  7. Professionals

    Alternatives To Business School

    Universities don't have a monopoly on information - advance in your career without going back to school.
  8. Professionals

    Career Advice: Accounting Vs. Law

    Identify the key differences between working in accounting and working in law. Understand which specific skills make you better-suited for each career.
  9. Professionals

    Want to Be High-Earner? Avoid these College Majors

    Why these college majors might offer a poor chance of paying off those student loans sooner rather than later.
  10. Budgeting

    Off-Campus vs Campus Housing, Which One To Choose

    With U.S. college tuition ranging from free to over $30,000 a year, there are a lot of decisions to make in the months leading up to September. One of the decisions that falls by the wayside ...
  1. Student loans, federal and private: what's the difference?

    The cost of a college education now rivals many home prices, making student loans a huge debt that many young people face ... Read Full Answer >>
  2. Can I use my IRA to pay for my college loans?

    If you are older than 59.5 and have been contributing to your IRA for more than five years, you may withdraw funds to pay ... Read Full Answer >>
  3. Can I use my 401(k) to pay for my college loans?

    If you are over 59.5, or separate from your plan-sponsoring employer after age 55, you are free to use your 401(k) to pay ... Read Full Answer >>
  4. What are the best MBA programs for corporate finance?

    Opinions vary based on which publications you consult, but the best MBA programs for a career in corporate finance are at ... Read Full Answer >>
  5. For which kind of jobs is having Magnum Cum Laude most important?

    Having a magna cum laude degree is most important for jobs in the fields of finance, management consulting and engineering. ... Read Full Answer >>
  6. How does accrued interest work on student loans?

    Using private and federal student loans to finance a college education is a common funding strategy, but students are often ... Read Full Answer >>

You May Also Like

Hot Definitions
  1. Capitalization Rate

    The rate of return on a real estate investment property based on the income that the property is expected to generate.
  2. Gross Profit

    A company's total revenue (equivalent to total sales) minus the cost of goods sold. Gross profit is the profit a company ...
  3. Revenue

    The amount of money that a company actually receives during a specific period, including discounts and deductions for returned ...
  4. Normal Profit

    An economic condition occurring when the difference between a firm’s total revenue and total cost is equal to zero.
  5. Operating Cost

    Expenses associated with the maintenance and administration of a business on a day-to-day basis.
  6. Cost Of Funds

    The interest rate paid by financial institutions for the funds that they deploy in their business. The cost of funds is one ...
Trading Center
You are using adblocking software

Want access to all of Investopedia? Add us to your “whitelist”
so you'll never miss a feature!