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About Us

At the Carlson School of Management, we share a commitment to imagination, engagement, and ambition. Based in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, housed in the University of Minnesota, the Carlson School is a leader in business education and research. Our approach connects students to unique experiential learning opportunities, dynamic international education programs, and to a vibrant network of businesses throughout the state and beyond.


current students


graduates worldwide


degree programs offered

The Carlson School confers degrees for a full undergraduate program (BSB), a Master of Business Administration (MBA), a Master of Accountancy (MAcc), a Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA), a Master of Business Taxation (MBT), Master of Finance (MS-Finance), a Master of Human Resources and Industrial Relations (MA-HRIR), a Master of Supply Chain Management (MS-SCM), and a doctoral program, as well as providing a host of executive level continuing education opportunities. 

Our Purpose

Inspiring and enabling individuals and organizations to create a brighter future.

Our Promise

We will create a transformative learning experience for every student.

We will develop influential knowledge that impacts the future of organizations.

We will grow entrepreneurial leaders with the imagination, integrity, and global mindset required to tackle the grand challenges facing business and society.

A Video Tour of the Carlson School

The Carlson School of Management is located just outside downtown Minneapolis, perched near the Mississippi River, on the University of Minnesota campus. Step inside and view the state-of-the-art facilities, then tour the surrounding community.