Wake Forest School of Business continues tradition of Top 20 rankings in U.S. News & World Report

3.20.2018 Alumni News, General, MBA, News Release, School News, Working Professional MBA
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School remains #1 part-time MBA program in North Carolina

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – For the 5th consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked the Wake Forest University School of Business Part-time Master of Business Administration (MBA) in the Top-20 programs in the nation. At No. 17 in this year’s national survey, Wake Forest continues to hold the top spot among North Carolina business schools. The Wake Forest School of Business MBA program has been #1 in North Carolina for the last nine years.

The publication surveyed 301 part-time MBA programs for this year’s ranking.

“We are pleased to continue our tradition of excellence,” said Tim Janke, Associate Dean of MBA programs at Wake Forest. “It is truly gratifying to know that the high value of our MBA degree is recognized at a national level and our program and students are among the best in the country.”

The publication weighs student metrics such as work experience, GPA, and GMAT test scores, in addition to the level of focus a school places on its part-time MBA program and program perceptions from peer schools across the nation.

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

The 2019 edition of the U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate School Guidebook includes detailed statistical information on more than 1,900 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, skordas@wfu.edu, 336.758.4098