of Carlson School students complete an international experience
of freshmen return for their sophomore year
Faculty ranked No. 1 in management research productivity
of the 2016 graduating class reported job placement within three months of graduation
Fortune 500 companies headquartered in Minnesota
new freshmen students joined the Carlson School community in 2016
"Best Undergraduate Business Programs Rankings" - U.S. News & World Report
"Best Undergraduate Business Programs" - Poets & Quants
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 and engage with international business.
Poets & Quants Ranks Undergraduate Program 12th Best in the Nation, 5th on Academic Experience
The program scored highly on post-graduation employment rates, quality and accessibility of faculty, and its approach to global immersion that prepares graduates for the working world.
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