You are interested in pursuing your MBA part time, but not quite sure which program is best fit to your busy life and career needs. The Carlson School has two great part-time options—both flexible, providing you access to Carlson’s robust academic and career services, vast alumni network, and world-renowned business professors. But the programs are structured differently to accommodate the non-local and traveling professional. Which program meets your academic and professional needs?

  Part-Time Distance MBA Part-Time MBA
  • Complete the program in as little as 2.5 years (8 semesters)
  • Program structure: online courses with a commitment to completing two on-campus experiences
  • A number of electives to choose from to customize your experience
  • Move at your own pace; on average, 3.5 years to complete program
  • Program structure: combination of weekday/in person, online, and condensed/weekend courses
  • Specializations offered in entrepreneurship, finance, information systems, management, marketing, medical industry, and supply chain
  • A part-time program for the working professional
  • Courses taught by internationally renowned scholars and business leaders
  • Program enrolls in the fall or spring semesters
  • 52 credits required for graduation
  • Tuition: $1,335/credit (2016-2017 academic year)

*Core courses can be waived based on previous college coursework meeting program requirements, and course waiver exams.