• Earn your MBA in as little
    as 12 months.

ASU’s W. P. Carey Fast-track MBA

Acquire the business essentials you need for immediate and long-term success in your career. The new Fast-track MBA from ASU’s W. P. Carey School of Business will sharpen your analytical capabilities and decision-making, and unlock your leadership skills.

Building on your work experience and a previous master’s degree in a business field, the W. P. Carey Fast-track MBA focuses on the core business curriculum at the heart of our other top-ranked MBA programs. You’ll learn how to create impact in your current role and excel no matter where your career takes you.

Flexibility, for your life and your career.

Your schedule is already demanding. The W. P. Carey Fast-track MBA requires just two nights a week on ASU’s Tempe campus, or classes taken 100% online, so you can focus on your coursework when it’s convenient for you. Best of all, the program is designed to be completed in 12 months, when taken on a full-time schedule, or in as little as 18 months when taken part time.

An MBA from America’s most innovative university.

Consistently ranked among the top MBA programs in the country by U.S. News & World Report, the W. P. Carey Fast-track MBA delivers the same course content taught by faculty members from our Full-time and Professional Flex MBA programs, and you earn the same world-renowned degree. The curriculum covers management, marketing, accounting, finance, data analytics, and supply chain management principles. Elective courses enhance the core curriculum and allow for additional development in selected disciplines.

Prior work experience and a master’s degree in a business-related field from an AACSB-accredited university are required for admission to the Fast-track MBA program.

STEM-designated program

Designated as a STEM-eligible program by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency within the Department of Homeland Security, the Professional Flex MBA allows eligible graduates on student visas access to an Optional Practical Training (OPT) extension of up to 36 months, compared to 12 months for non-STEM degrees. As an international student, the longer work authorization term may help you gain additional real-world skills and experience in the U.S.

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Anushka Katyayan

“The MBA program is collaborative, so as students we get to analyze a situation from different perspectives. The diversity at ASU — be it the faculty or classmates — has enhanced my perspective to understand business and discover global perspectives.”

Anushka Katyayan
W. P. Carey MBA ’20