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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.

The Full-Time MBA program will put you on the fast-track to long-term success like nowhere else can.

3rd

for average salary increase among ranked business schools

#3

U.S. public university business faculty for intellectual contributions

#20

Bloomberg Business Week - Full-Time MBA Job Placement

#33

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

#1

Minneapolis/St. Paul - Forbes best city for finding employment.

The Carlson MBA Advantage

  • Join the Network: 50,000+ alumni in 95 countries
  • Get Personal Attention: 1 on 1 support from faculty
  • Discover the Community: 22 student clubs
  • Explore International Business: Education abroad programs in 29 countries
  • Learn from Experts: No. 3 for intellectual contributions in business among U.S. public universities
  • Connect with the Vibrant Business Community: Minnesota ranks 6th best state for business and is home to 18 Fortune 500 companies
  • Work on Real-World Projects: One-of-a-kind experiential learning opportunities
  • Get Noticed by Top Companies: 154 leading companies hired Carlson School grads in 2013, and 93 percent of grads receive employment offers within 90 days of graduation

Student Perspectives

January 22, 2015

Linh Gilles, our MBA Admissions Director, recently gave an interview at MBA Crystal Ball to talk about a variety of things, including post-MBA careers, the overall admissions process at Carlson (including comments about the GMAT!), financial aid, and other general topics. If you're looking to apply to Carlson, take a look at the interview; there's definitely some good tips from Linh.

Alumni Stories