The student experience at the Carlson School is one of transformative learning.
Alongside a robust and comprehensive curriculum, you’ll discover international business education opportunities, real-world practice, professional development, and so much more.
A global focus with real-world practice
In 2008, the Carlson School became a trailblazer, integrating international experience into its curriculum as the first among University of Minnesota colleges and a pioneer among U.S. public business schools. Our curriculum ensures a global experience to prepare you for today's international business arena. It offers multiple opportunities to address real business challenges for clients nationwide.
Real-world business challenges
During your time here, you’ll also find many opportunities to connect theory with practice.
MN Cup: The Ultimate Resource for Aspiring Entrepreneurs
MN Cup is a community-led, public-private partnership that can help you launch and accelerate your new venture. We offer a free annual competition providing education, mentorship, and support to emerging entrepreneurs across the state. We also give away seed funding, without taking any equity in your company.
Connect with your peers, alumni, and the greater Minneapolis-St. Paul region.
The Carlson School Business Career Center is dedicated to helping you define a career strategy and pursue jobs that best align with your interest and skills. From exploring new paths to navigating the job search process, we offer support and resources every step of the way—even after you graduate.