of Carlson School students embark on an international experience
of freshmen return for their sophomore year
Faculty ranked No. 1 in management research productivity
of the 2015 graduating class reported job placement within three months of graduation
Fortune 500 companies headquartered in the Twin Cities
new freshmen students joined the Carlson School community in 2015
"Best Undergraduate Business Programs Rankings" - U.S. News & World Report
business-focused student organizations at the Carlson School
THE CARLSON ADVANTAGE
Join the Community
At the Carlson School, your student experience transcends the confines of the classroom. We have the welcoming community you might expect from a small college, within walking distance from a robust metropolitan area.
Access Personalized Support
Whatever success means to you, the Carlson School professional staff will help you get there. Begin charting your academic and career journeys with professional staff dedicated to you from your first year.
Discover an Innovative Curriculum
Starting as a freshman, you’ll engage with an innovative business curriculum in small classes that empower each student to weigh in on the discussion.
Explore the World
We shape leaders poised to succeed in a global business environment. All students choose an international experience to expand their cultural perspective, engage with the world of international business, and build lasting friendships around the globe.
Students Launch Start-Up to Help Children with Autism
A start-up led by University of Minnesota student entrepreneurs will soon begin manufacturing the first backpack designed for students on the autism spectrum. Developed through the Carlson School's Entrepreneurship in Action course this year, the invention helps students with autism cope with the unique challenges of attending school, and excel in the classroom.
Student Entrepreneurs Pitch Business Ideas in Cuba
Prior to an historic visit by President Obama, 27 Carlson School students journeyed to Cuba this month to explore how entrepreneurs are overcoming immense challenges to cultivate their own businesses.