Accelerated Master’s Degree Programs

Add critical business skills to maximize any major with an accelerated master’s degree from the School of Business.

We have three options for recent graduates — all of them combine live client projects with classroom learning to provide a cutting-edge business education. 

The best part? Each program can be completed in as little as 2 semesters.

MS in Management

  • Become a polished, business-ready professional by developing key business skills
  • Ranked #1 in the U.S. for career opportunities and #3 overall (The Economist, Masters in Management 2019 Ranking)
  • Build a foundation in an array of business areas: finance, marketing,operations, business analytics, accounting, economics, information technology, ethics, organizational behavior, and leadership

MS in Accountancy

  • Open to students of all majors (and not just for students seeking CPA certification)
  • An optional paid internship is available for non-accounting majors
  • Wake Forest students have earned the #1 CPA Pass Rate more than any other school in the past 20 years

MS in Business Analytics

  • Go beyond basic analysis — turn data into impact
  • Hone critical programming skills, including SAS, R, Tableau, SQL and more
  • Learn to solve business problems using live data from corporate partners

Next Steps

Contact Blake McClaren (MSM ‘16, BA ‘15) to learn more about maximizing your potential — with just one more year at Wake. Twist your arm, we know.


Schedule a no-pressure conversation with him and he’ll even buy your coffee.


Blake McClarenBlake McClaren

Assistant Director, Enrollment Management Recruiting

Wake Forest University, MS in Management, 2016

Wake Forest University, BA in Psychology, 2015

336.728.6170 (text or call)