• 100%

    of Carlson School students complete an international experience

  • 97%

    of freshmen return for their sophomore year

  • #1

    Faculty ranked No. 1 in management research productivity

  • 97.8%

    of the 2017 graduating class reported job placement within three months of graduation

  • 18

    Fortune 500 companies headquartered in Minnesota

  • 627

    new freshmen students joined the Carlson School community in 2017

  • #18

    "Best Undergraduate Business Programs Rankings" - U.S. News & World Report

  • #12

    "Best Undergraduate Business Programs" - Poets & Quants

Carlson School Commencement 10
  • 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. 

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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. 

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  • Jael Kerandi

    Being a Carlson student to me means bringing my authentic self to class every day, creating relationships with my professors, and working as a hard as I can to complete the personal and professional goals I have set for myself. 

    Jael Kerandi, '21, BSB
  • Tammy McCulloch

    A Carlson student has the tools to be in control of their future. You're able to take the knowledge you've learned in and outside of the classroom and apply it to work, internships, and your daily life. 

    Tammy McCulloch, '19, BSB
  • Michael Olson

    Being a Carlson student means being a step ahead. It means having a global understanding of how business works while keeping in mind the impacts it has on the local community. 

    Michael Olson, '20, BSB