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The Carlson Part-Time MBA program provides a relevant, rich, and rigorous academic experience. Divided between required core courses and electives—nearly 100 in all—the curriculum provides a broad understanding of the entire business enterprise while encouraging students to explore specific aspects of business in greater depth.

You will study with a distinguished faculty of researchers who are recognized around the world for their application of innovative theories and best practices. You'll also learn from case studies, global experiences, team projects, guest speakers, and your peers.

As the most flexible top-ranked MBA in the nation, the Carlson Part-Time MBA curriculum can be tailored to fit your fast-paced lifestyle. Students choose the quantity of credits they take each semester, and can increase or reduce their course load throughout the program. And for students with limited access to the University of Minnesota campus, the program offers 9 courses on weekends, 12 courses online, and 8 courses in compressed formats.