About the Carlson School

A Leader in Business Education and Research

We at the Carlson School of Management share a commitment to imagination, engagement, and ambition. Based in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, housed in the University of Minnesota, the Carlson School is a leader in business education and research. Our approach connects students to unique experiential learning opportunities, dynamic international education programs, and to a vibrant network of businesses throughout the state and beyond.

The Carlson School confers degrees for a full undergraduate program (BSB), a Master of Business Administration (MBA), a Master of Accountancy (MAcc), a Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA), a Master of Business Taxation (MBT), Master of Finance (MS-Finance), a Master of Human Resources and Industrial Relations (MA-HRIR), a Master of Supply Chain Management (MS-SCM), and a doctoral program, as well as providing a host of executive level continuing education opportunities.

Our community includes more than 5,000 current students and an alumni network of more than 50,000 graduates worldwide.

Our Purpose/Our Promise

Our purpose:

Inspiring and enabling individuals and organizations to create a brighter future.

Our promise:

We will create a transformative learning experience for every student.

We will develop influential knowledge that impacts the future of organizations.

We will grow entrepreneurial leaders with the imagination, integrity, and global mindset required to tackle the grand challenges facing business and society.