School of Business and Economics
Academic Quality: What’s on your list? Count the advantages of AACSB accreditation. Small classes. An outstanding faculty. Mentoring opportunities. It’s all here.
In the School of Business and Economics at Seattle Pacific University, we believe the highest purpose of business is to serve. Designed to advance “another way of doing business,” SPU's program is AACSB-accredited with quality instruction, small classes, and professional mentoring that underscore our emphasis on ethics derived from a distinctly Christian worldview.
Whether you're a potential graduate or undergraduate student, SPU's School of Business and Economics opens the door to service in the marketplace.
School of Business News and Events
America's first woman secretary of state, Madeleine Albright, visits the Seattle Pacific University campus this spring in connection with the 18th annual Downtown Business Breakfast. Albright offers audiences a unique and up-to-the-minute perspective on issues confronting the United States and the world. Royal Brougham Pavilion, Seattle Pacific University campus, Thursday, April 3, 7–8 p.m.
Our 18th annual Downtown Business Breakfast features Madeleine Albright, America’s first woman secretary of state. Learn more about how your business can host a table at this invitation-only event for business audiences. Contact email@example.com for more details, or call 206-281-2723. Friday, April 4, 7–8:45 a.m., The Westin Seattle Hotel.
Each spring, teams of students from diverse disciplines and various universities develop imaginative plans to address dual bottom lines: financial and social. The event culminates in a public showcase. Join us in Martin Square and Weter Hall Lounge on the SPU campus, Wednesday, April 16, 2–6 p.m.
Dr. Bruce Baker’s thoughtful and engaging presentation on how big data reduces people to digital commodities (along with measures to help preserve human dignity) is now available for online viewing. Sponsored by the SBE’s Center for Integrity in Business, the presentation includes both the audio track and accompanying slides, and originally aired as a webinar on February 20. Watch for future webinars from the CIB.
Our next CIB webinar will be March 19, featuring SBE adjunct Neil Gavin, who will offer thoughts on “Business, Eucharist, and Koinonia.” To learn more, spread the word, and register, visit our site.
SPU’s School of Business and Economics is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB), the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide.
2013 Faith At Work Video Winners
SBE students in three classes created videos about organizations in which Christian faith was exemplified. The students then had a competition and chose their top three videos, which won first, second, and third place in the “Margaret Edgell Faith at Work” prize. Watch all three videos.