The Bainbridge Graduate Institute (BGI) opened in 2002 with the mission of changing business for good. BGI was the first to offer an MBA in Sustainable Business, and in addition to its Bainbridge Island, WA based MBA in Sustainable Systems, now offers an MBA in Sustainable Business and continuing education in their new home in Pioneer Square in downtown Seattle, WA. Fast Company and Huffington Post have ranked BGI among the top five Sustainable business programs, and Net Impact ranked BGI first in ratings of socially responsible MBA programs.
BGI offers MBA and Certificate programs focused on the triple bottom line of sustainable business, with optional areas of focus in Sustainable Food and Agriculture, Sustainable Built Environment, Sustainable Energy Solutions, Sustainable Marketing, Sustainable Finance, Entrepreneurship, Intrapreneurship, and Local Living Economies. In addition to sustainable business programs, the Masters in Organizational Leadership develops corporate leaders in organizational design.