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Fast-track MBA academics

Take classes at least two evenings a week on ASU’s Tempe campus — with online courses also available — to earn an MBA from America’s most innovative university in as little as 12-18 months, depending on your schedule and incoming discipline.


The W. P. Carey Fast-track MBA is focused on the core fundamentals necessary for your success, no matter your industry or career path. Because Fast-track MBA students have work experience and a prior master’s degree in a business-related field, the emphasis is on business essentials, allowing you to leverage your experience and strengths while deepening your leadership and decision-making skills.

Learn more about the W. P. Carey Fast-track MBA curriculum

STEM-designated program

The W. P. Carey Fast-track MBA program has been designated by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency within the Department of Homeland Security as a STEM eligible degree program (CIP code 52.1301). The STEM designation allows eligible graduates on student visas access to an Optional Practical Training (OPT) extension, up to 36 months, as compared to 12 months for non-STEM degrees.


Learn from dedicated, passionate teachers, practitioners and thought leaders. As world-renowned researchers and experts who consult companies around the globe, W. P. Carey faculty bring learning to life. W. P. Carey faculty members regularly contribute to and edit prestigious academic journals, and their expertise is sought by such media outlets as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Bloomberg Businessweek, USA Today, CNN, and NPR.

View our directory to learn more about esteemed faculty members of the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University.