Students Undergraduate Program AcademicsThe Carlson School's undergraduate program is an intensive course of study with early exposure to business that leads to the Bachelor of Science in Business (BSB) degree. You may choose from 10 majors and 9 minors. The program has a strong experiential learning focus, including internship and mentorship experiences, interaction with the business community, and an international experience requirement.

The Carlson School is accredited by AACSB International, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. AACSB is the premier accrediting agency for business administration and accounting programs.

Graduation Rates

The Carlson School is committed to helping students graduate in a timely matter. In fact, 74.8% of Carlson School students graduate in four years and 91.1% graduate in five years. Comparatively, the four-year graduation rate for all students at the University of Minnesota is 60.9%.


The fall 2016 freshmen application is now available on the University of Minnesota Office of Admissions website. The deadline to apply is December 15, 2015.