Campuses:

Program Structure

The Full-Time MBA program offers an intense curriculum comprising of 64 credits completed within two academic years. You'll take coordinated core courses that provide a foundation in managerial disciplines. As you move forward, you will begin customizing your education to fit your career path.

Year 1


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    ACADEMICS

    • Fall Semester

      Core Classes (18 credits)

      • Strategic Management
      • Data Analysis
      • Financial Accounting
      • Operations Management
      • Financial Management
      • Marketing Management
    • Spring Semester

      Core Classes (9 credits)

      • Competing in a Data Driven Digital Age
      • Leadership Foundations: Leading Self
      • Leadership Foundations: Leading Others
      • Leadership Practicum
      • Business Ethics

      Elective Classes (10-12 credits)

      Enterprise (2 credits)

      Experiential Learning: Brand, Consulting, Funds or Ventures Enterprise. Learn More

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    CAREER

    Career Development

      • Career Advising
      • Career Panel Events
      • Networking Events
      • Resume Reviews
      • Informational Interviews
      • Job Exploration
      • Career Fairs
      • Career Treks (SF, Seattle)
      • Interview Practice
      • Apply for MBA Internships
      • MBA Internship Interviews
      • Internship Success Workshops
      • Begin Internship in the Summer
     
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    SOCIAL

    Social Events, Clubs, Case Competitions, Extracurriculars & More

    Description

      • Case Competitions
      • Club Events
      • Club Leadership
      • MBA Government Leadership
      • Weekly MBA Happy Hour
      • Student Led Social Events
      • Sports Games / Tailgates
      • Intramural Sports
      • Conferences & Speakers
      • Spring Break

Year 2


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    ACADEMICS

    • Fall Semester

      Elective Classes (10-14 credits)

      Enterprise (4 credits)

      Experiential Learning: Brand, Consulting, Funds or Ventures Enterprise. Learn More

      Global Enrichment (4 credits)

      Students must fulfill the international requirement through one of the following:

      • Global Enrichment (2 week experience)
      • Global Immersion (semester abroad)

       

    • Spring Semester

      Elective Classes (8-13 credits)

      Enterprise (4 credits)

      Experiential Learning: Brand, Consulting, Funds or Ventures Enterprise. Learn More

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    CAREER

    Career Development

    Many Carlson MBA students receive full-time job offers from the companies they interned with. Some choose to accept, while others explore additional opportunities.

      • Job Offer Negotiations
      • Career Advising
      • Career Panel Events
      • Networking Events
      • Resume Reviews
      • Informational Interviews
      • Job Exploration
      • Career Fairs
      • Career Treks (SF, Seattle)
      • Interview Practice
      • Apply for Full-Time Positions
      • Job Interviews
     
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    SOCIAL

    Social Events, Clubs, Case Competitions, Extracurriculars & More

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      • Case Competitions
      • Club Events
      • Club Leadership
      • MBA Government Leadership
      • Weekly MBA Happy Hour
      • Student Led Social Events
      • Sports Games / Tailgates
      • Intramural Sports
      • Conferences & Speakers
      • Spring Break

Pre-Launch

Summer Before Year 1


Online Pre-Coursework (July-August)

  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Economics (2 credits)

Pre-Term Coursework (Late August)

  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Additional Activities: Leadership, Excel Skills, Orientation