The Wake Difference

How is the Wake Forest Masters in Management program different? Located at our main campus in Winston-Salem, this challenging and highly regarded program offers you diverse and numerous opportunities to learn, lead and grow. You’ll emerge with a greater sense of direction and purpose, ready and able to begin your career on the fast track. Below are some of the unique advantages of the Wake Forest Masters in Management program.

Experiential learning that accelerates career development: That’s the Wake Forest Masters in Management program advantage.

Enhance your undergraduate education.

By expanding the critical thinking and communications skills from your undergraduate studies with a knowledge of best practices in modern business, the Masters in Management program develops well-rounded graduates who can confidently pursue careers in a broad range of fields.


Benefit from direct experience.

To make sure you get the most from this accelerated management program, you are immersed in real-world business consulting projects that let you apply concepts learned in the classroom while interacting with valuable corporate contacts, building your résumé and learning to communicate with precision.


Gain access to business leaders.

Our students have opportunities to gain valuable insights from numerous guest speakers in our Broyhill Executive Lecture Series. Recent speakers in include Debra Lee, Chairman and CEO of BET Networks, GE Chairman and CEO Jeff Immelt, Xerox Chairman and CEO Ursula Burns, and Sam’s Club President and CEO Rosalind Brewer.


Attract leading employers.

Combining business savvy with leadership and character, our graduates don’t just get jobs—they get the best jobs. Top companies hiring recent Wake Forest Masters in Management graduates include IBM, Deloitte, PepsiCo, AT&T, Bank of America, Steelcase, Oracle and Cigna, just to name a few.


Learn from your own career coach and mentor.

Our Center for Market Readiness & Employment offers one-on-one career coaching and mentorships for our students. You’ll have access to the valuable guidance and perspective of an experienced advisor that is individually matched to you. These business professionals help develop the entire student, arming you with a broader set of tools for learning, growth and success.