The Carlson Part-Time Distance MBA provides an even more flexible part-time MBA option for the working professional who resides outside the Minneapolis-St. Paul area or travels consistently throughout the week and requires an online program.

  • Program Structure

    Distance MBA students complete the 52 credit program at their own pace, in as little as 2.5 years (8 semesters). Two on-campus experiences are also required. These experiences could be:

    • Orientation
    • Choice of an in-person condensed format course, regular evening/weekend courses, or a global program experience
    • Career workshops, professional conferences, case competitions, and other student development events
  • Resources

    Students in the Part-Time Distance MBA will have full access to Carlson MBA support & resources.

    Academic advising

    • Virtual and phone advising
    • Web-based learning platform (Moodle)

    Registration Support

    Distance MBA students are provided with priority registration appointment times during their first six semesters of enrollment in the MBA program.

    Career resources

    • Participation in professional workshops and career conferences
    • On campus recruiting opportunities
    • One-on-one career coaching
    • Job search tools
    • Networking
    • Curriculum 

      Explore the core curriculum and elective courses available in this online program. 

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    • Program Comparison

      Curious about the difference between our Part-Time Distance MBA and Part-Time MBA? See a side-by-side comparison. 

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