The Carlson Executive MBA program from the University of Minnesota is designed for professionals with a depth of expertise to earn an MBA alongside experienced business leaders from diverse backgrounds and organizations, in a format that offers a high service level, and minimizes disruption to work. The 2-year program is both challenging, and rewarding.

You're already an accomplished professional, ready to deepen your knowledge base. The Carlson School provides a rich, rigorous, and global business education to bolster your skills and your network under the leadership of unparalleled faculty. By taking your already busy life into account, The Carlson School Executive MBA program can add to your executive toolkit without adding to your worries.

The Carlson MBA Advantage

  • Relationships: Join a cohort of experienced professionals who span dozens of industries
  • Experience: Learn from faculty who are conducting groundbreaking business research and advising top organizations
  • Knowledge: Develop your strategic capabilities and problem-solving skills 
  • Tools: Enhance your leadership skills and set key goals 

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