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Wake Forest University School of Business

City Year is proud to partner with Wake Forest University’s School of Business, offering the most innovative programs in graduate business education and $10,000 annual tuition scholarships.

Wake Forest University’s School of Business offers City Year AmeriCorps members, alums and staff

$10,000 scholarships

Up to five qualifying City Year applicants per year will receive a scholarship award equal to $10,000 towards a qualifying Master of Science degree program.

Scholarships are awarded to City Year AmeriCorps members and alums who complete at least one term of service and City Year staff employed for at least two years.

The scholarships described above represent the minimum awards; applicants will be considered for additional merit-based aid depending on the strength of their application.

Eligible programs

Additional benefit

Application fee waiver

Why City Year loves Wake Forest University’s School of Business

Wake Forest University’s School of Business has consistently placed among the world’s best by major ranking organizations. Its attention to competency and character leads to proven results for graduates, who enjoy the prestige of completing the rigors of top-ranked programs and the lifelong advantages of a robust alumni network. Graduates attain personal success while committing themselves to higher causes. The strong core philosophies of Wake Forest’s business programs produce principled leaders who exert influence far beyond campus and the corporate world.

The School of Business’ master’s programs are designed specifically for recent graduates, or those with limited professional experience, looking to excel personally and professionally in today’s marketplace. Offering innovative programs in graduate business education, such as the Master of Science in business analytics, Master of Science in accountancy and Master of Science in management. Students build a foundation in finance, marketing, operations, business analytics, accounting, economics, information technology, business ethics, organizational behavior and leadership.

To apply

Visit the School of Business’ admissions website to apply online.

To identify your City Year affiliation

Please contact the admissions office and state your affiliation with City Year and reference our partnership.

To access the application fee waiver and apply for the scholarship

To get the application fee waived and be considered for the scholarship, a service verification letter must be requested by emailing alumni@cityyear.org with “WFU School of Business: (specify program of choice)” in the subject line. Within the email, include the site where you served and your AmeriCorps graduation month and year. This letter will be sent electronically by City Year to the admissions office and added to your applicant file.

To contact the admissions office

Please contact the graduate programs admissions office at (866) 925-3622 or busadmissions@wfu.edu with any questions.

Please note that all admissions and scholarship decisions are made by the educational institution. AmeriCorps members, alums and staff interested in these scholarships must complete the full application process for the institution. Please pay close attention to deadlines and consider beginning work on your applications early in the year.

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