The Carlson Executive MBA is an investment for life that pays immediate dividends for you and your organization. You'll develop a broad, cross-functional perspective that prepares you as a leader who is ready to keep your organization competitive in a changing marketplace.

Your ROI

  • More effective team skills, both leading and following
  • Tools and confidence to make smarter, more creative decisions—exposure to knowledge that can be applied to many situations and organizations at every level of your career
  • Ability to communicate better across the organization and at all levels within the organization
  • Leadership work that will not only help you develop as a leader, but help develop others within your organization
  • Improved critical thinking, confidence, and motivation

Quick Stats

  • 17

    FORTUNE 500
    companies headquartered in Minnesota
  • 30%

    within one year
  • 20%

    start to finish of Executive MBA program

Organization ROI

  • Best practice and new approaches in other leading organizations; student will compare experiences with classroom peers that make ongoing contribution to the organization
  • Apply newly gained knowledge and skill to improve the outcomes of current projects
  • Consider the impact of decisions that they make on the organization as a whole—broader scope of thought
  • Draw on insights and experience of faculty thought-leaders and experienced professionals from a diverse business community

Graduate Career Center Resources

The GBCC offers the following services and resources:

  • Career Coaching
  • Mock Interviews
  • Networking Events
  • Negotiation Assistance
  • Job Search Tools & Strategy Development
  • Career Assessments & Exploration
  • Resume & LinkedIn Reviews
  • Professional Development Workshops

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