Overview - Wake Forest School of Business Summer Management Program


The Summer Management Program will provide you with valuable business skills in an intensive summer session. From being a team player to learning how to interview, this “business boot camp” will elevate your Liberal Arts education to a whole new playing field, increasing your marketability and opening doors in today’s highly competitive job market.

Over the course of five rigorous and rewarding weeks you will:

  • Gain a solid grounding in the fundamental principles of business
  • Learn from outstanding business faculty
  • Apply your new knowledge to case studies based on real-world scenarios
  • Receive valuable career coaching
  • Earn 8 hours of course credit

The 2024 SMP Dates will be Summer Session 1.

Apply to the Summer Management Program 

Due to the limited number of available spots, application to the Summer Management Program is competitive. There is no minimum GPA, however, it will be taken into consideration and your personal statement will help us further determine your motivation and interests.


To apply to the Summer Management Program, you must:

  • Be a rising Sophomore, Junior, or Senior (recent graduates may also apply)
  • Have completed at least one year of coursework prior to the program’s start date
  • Submit your application between November 10,2023 and March 22, 2024.

Apply Now

If you have any questions, please contact Ben King kingbt@wfu.edu or Francie Powers at powersfv@wfu.edu.

*All applications received after March 22nd will automatically be added to the wait list.