An MBA That Won’t Interrupt Your Career
The two-year Wake Forest Working Professionals MBA program is the #1 part-time MBA program for working professionals in North Carolina. Our nationally recognized program gives you a strategic, global perspective on business, honing your ability to approach challenges from a wide range of perspectives.
- A personalized learning environment with small classes of working professional peers
- Hands-on learning and practical education allow you to immediately apply concepts you learn in the classroom to your business or workplace
- Engaging courses taught by experienced, highly respected faculty supplemented with opportunities to learn from other leading business executives
- One-to-one career guidance to best leverage your MBA education, skills and experience, while accessing our extensive alumni network
Spanning over six semesters, classes begin in late August, meeting on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. The program is lockstep: you will progress with your classmates and graduate as a cohort. The curriculum allows you to delve deeply into finance, operations, marketing, entrepreneurship and information technology, while honing your understanding of the vital links among those disciplines. Use electives to tailor your interests and goals.
Eligible applicants to the Working Professionals MBA program must hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution and have at least three years of post-graduate work experience. We work with traditional and nontraditional students – intentionally seeking out diverse work experiences, realizing that each individual’s strengths heighten the learning experience for everyone. The 54 members of the 2017 class represent 43 different companies in the profit and nonprofit sectors.
|Program Length||Two years (six semesters) – classes begin in late August|
|Format||Fall and spring classes meet Tuesday and Thursday nights each week from 6:00-9:00 pm
Summer classes meet Tuesday and Thursday nights each week from 6:00-9:30 pm
|International Component||Optional two-week international study tour available (additional fee applies)|
|Lifelong Learning||Alumni may enroll in graduate business elective courses for a reduced rate on a space-available basis|