Executive MBA - Career

The Carlson Executive MBA is an investment for life that pays immediate dividends for you and your organization. You'll develop a broad, cross-functional perspective that prepares you as a leader who is ready to keep your organization competitive in a changing marketplace.


received Increased Job Duties due to participation in the program


received Promotion within one year


average Salary Increase start to finish of Executive MBA program

Tanner Johnson

Executive MBA Inspires Alum to Just Do It

Find out how the Executive MBA led Tanner Johnson to his dream job at Nike. 

Your ROI

  • More effective team skills, both leading and following
  • Tools and confidence to make smarter, more creative decisions--exposure to knowledge that can be applied to many situations and organizations at every level of your career
  • Ability to communicate better across the organization and at all levels within the organization
  • Leadership work that will not only help you develop as a leader, but help develop others within your organization
  • Improved critical thinking, confidence, and motivation

Organization ROI

  • Best practice and new approaches in other leading organizations; student will compare experiences with classroom peers that make ongoing contribution to the organization
  • Apply newly gained knowledge and skill to improve the outcomes of current projects
  • Consider the impact of decisions that they make on the organization as a whole--broader scope of thought
  • Draw on insights and experience of faculty thought-leaders and experienced professionals from a diverse business community

Career Services

The Carlson Business Career Center (CBCC) offers the following services and resources:

  • Intake form to determine student career and professional development goals
  • 3 assessments to evaluate interests, strengths, and emotional intelligence
  • Resume webinar and template
  • Require coaching appointment

 (opt-in only/optional)



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Maggie Tomas

Maggie Tomas
Director, Carlson Business Career Center

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