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Return to Your Alma Mater for Advanced Professional Development Training

Carlson Executive Education welcomes back all University of Minnesota alumni! Whether you have an undergraduate degree in engineering, an MBA, or a PhD in chemistry, we can help you reach your career goals. Executive Education offers a variety of two-to-three-day advanced leadership and business acumen programs that will enhance your impact and increase your ability to lead effectively.

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Alumni Discount

To support your ongoing professional development, we are extending a 40% discount to all University of Minnesota alumni for Carlson Executive Education courses (space permitting). Whether you are an emerging leader or already in the C-suite, use code ALUM40 when completing your registration. 

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Alumni Benefits

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Why I Returned to Carlson

Corey Hintz

"Carlson Executive Education offers a variety of pertinent topics applicable to challenges faced in the workplace today. The courses are interactive and allow participants to learn from classmates' background experiences as well as showcase skillsets learned during the course. I strongly encourage those seeking continuing education opportunities to consider participating in this program."  

Corey Hintz, CFO, Dakota Electric Association; Carlson School of Management Alum, B.S., Finance
Reva Chamblis

"Carlson Executive Education courses allowed me to fine-tune and deepen my existing skills. All the instructors are strong experts in their fields, and they always responded with advice for even the most complex questions and issues. I received practical information and tools from the programs that I'm able to confidently use on a regular basis. The coursework is highly practical, useable, and relevant for all executive levels."

Reva Chamblis, Senior Business Analyst, RBC; Carlson School of Management Alum, B.S., Business Administration, Management Information Systems - MIS
Carlos V

"As a technology professional, I have benefited from Carlson Executive Education by learning new technologies, developing strategies, and becoming a more effective leader. I learned from world-class faculty and experienced professionals, and I had the opportunity to network with other high-level executives. The programs also challenged me to think critically and solve complex business problems. I have a deeper understanding of how businesses operate, and I am better equipped to lead and motivate teams. I am also more confident in my ability to make sound business decisions and achieve my goals." 

Carlos Villalpando, Director, Net Zero Cloud Access, Salesforce; Carlson School of Management Alum, MBA

Additional Resources

We look forward to seeing you back on campus! For additional resources, please visit: 


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