The Carlson School invites you to be and do something truly special. Belong to a unique community of inquisitive thinkers and engaged faculty who bring a wealth of experience to the program and bring out the best in one another. Become the leader you were meant to be through a wealth of opportunities beyond the classroom.

  • 96%

    of graduates received job offers 90 days after graduation

  • #3

    U.S. public university business faculty for intellectual contributions

  • #27

    U.S. News and World Report - Best Full-Time MBA Program

  • #5

    for return on investment among top business schools - Bloomberg


  • Connect with the Vibrant Business Community

    Minnesota ranks 6th best state for business and is home to 18 Fortune 500 companies

    Explore our business community

  • Work on Real-World Projects

    One-of-a-kind experiential learning opportunities

    Learn about our approach

  • Get Noticed by Top Companies

    90 percent of 2014 graduates received employment offers within 90 days of graduation

    Explore our career services


  • Join the Network

    53,000+ alumni in 95 countries

    Learn about our alumni

  • Get Personal Attention from the Experts

    One-on-one support from faculty ranked no. 3 for intellectual contributions in business among U.S. public universities

    Meet the faculty

  • Discover the Community

    Enhance your expiereince with 22 student club options

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  • Explore International Business

    Education abroad programs in 29 countries

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  • From Military to Top Consulting Firms

    See how the Carlson MBA Program provided the foundational knowledge these military veterans needed to break into business.