Wake Forest University School of Business Ranked by U.S. News & World Report: Part-time MBA Program #1 in North Carolina and #19 in the Nation

3.18.2016 Charlotte Center, General, News Release, Rankings, Recognition, Reynolda Campus, School News

Number 1 in NC for 7 consecutive years

WINSTON-SALEM, NC – For the seventh consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked the Wake Forest University School of Business Part-time Master of Business Administration (MBA) programs #1 in North Carolina, and up from #20 from last year to # 19 nationally. Nearly 300 part-time MBA programs were considered for the ranking.

“The high quality of our students, who bring their work experience to the classroom, coupled with the exceptional instruction and mentorship our faculty and staff underscores the value of our program,” said Matthew Phillips, associate dean for Working Professional MBA programs.

“This achievement recognizes the quality of education Wake Forest provides and the strong performance of our faculty, staff and students,” said Charles Iacovou, Sisel Distinguished Dean of the School of Business. “Our graduates gain a tangible return on their educational investment, realizing career successes during and well after their time in the program. We offer working professionals a flexible, dynamic educational opportunity that leverages their work experiences.”

The MBA for working professionals is offered at Wake Forest’s main campus in Winston-Salem in the evenings, and at the Wake Forest University Charlotte Center campus in Uptown Charlotte evenings and Saturdays.

The 2017 edition of the U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate School Guidebook will be available April 5. It includes detailed statistical information on more than 1,800 business, law, education, engineering, medicine, and other graduate programs nationwide. For more information about the Best Graduate Schools rankings and methodology, visit U.S. News & World Report.

Media contact: Stephanie Skordas at skordas@wfu.edu or 336-758-4098.