Application Deadline

The priority application deadline for MBA in Two is July 1 of your graduating year. However, we will continue to accept applications for the program until September 1 of that same year.

Academic Scholarships and Fellowships

The Carlson School has designated fellowships specifically for MBA in Two students - you could potentially be awarded up to the full cost of tuition!

As an MBA in Two applicant, you will automatically be considered for our academic scholarships and fellowships. Should you be awarded a scholarship and/or fellowship, this information will be provided to you within your admit packet.

Application Checklist

To be considered for admission to MBA in Two, applicants must be in the process of completing their Bachelor's degree and submit a complete application to the Carlson MBA Program Office. A complete application includes:


You must complete the online application for Full-Time MBA. You will need your username and password each time you save and wish to resume your online application.

In the optional essay section of the application, please note that you are applying for MBA in Two as well as your proposed term of entry.


Upon completion of your degree, please request for official transcript(s) to be sent to the Carlson MBA Program Office:

MBA Admissions and Recruiting
Carlson School of Management
321 Nineteenth Avenue South, Suite 1-110
Minneapolis, MN 55455

GMAT or GRE Score

An official GMAT or GRE score no older than five years old is required for admission to the MBA program. Please arrange for the testing service to send an official score report to the Carlson MBA Program Office: GMAT code: D2N-VJ-15; GRE code: 8387. Results normally arrive 2-3 weeks after the test. A competitive GMAT score for admission to the MBA in Two program is around 690, which is equivalent to a 324 GRE score.


Use the online application to provide the names of three references. These references can be either academic or professional.

Personal Statement

We require a personal statement of your career goals and objectives in pursuing an MBA degree. Details about the personal statement can be found within the online application.

Current Resume

You will be required to upload a current resume to the online application. The resume should include job responsibilities, accomplishments and student involvement.


Admissions interviews are by invite only. MBA in Two applicants must first complete their application in order to be considered for an interivew.