Carlson School

Carlson School Graduate Programs

At the Carlson School of Management, we share a commitment to imagination, engagement, and ambition. Based in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, housed in the University of Minnesota, the Carlson School is a leader in business education and research. Our approach connects students to unique experiential learning opportunities, dynamic international education programs, and to a vibrant network of businesses throughout the state and beyond.

MBA Programs


Full-Time MBA

You've realized it's time to accelerate your career or transition into a new field. This program is a fully immersive experience that will put you on the fast track to long-term success like nowhere else can.

Part-Time MBA

Part-Time MBA

You're a busy professional committed to investing in your earning potential. This program—the most flexible top-ranked MBA in the nation—will empower you to reach your goals faster than you ever thought possible.

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Online MBA

You're an emerging professional unable to take courses on campus. This program empowers you to earn an MBA primarily online in only 2.5 years.

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Executive MBA

You're a senior-level professional on the cusp of assuming an executive role. This program enriches your knowledge, leadership capabilities, and professional network to propel your career to the next level.

Specialty Masters

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Master of Accountancy

You’re an undergraduate student or early career professional building a career in accounting or finance. Offered part-time and full-time, this program gives you a distinct advantage in the job market and qualifies you to sit for the CPA exam.

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Master of Applied Business Analytics

You're a working professional looking to become an analytics-savvy business leader. This part-time program is designed to fit the needs of professionals in quantitative or technical fields looking to augment their current skills, as well as managers who want a better grasp of data analytics.

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MS in Business Analytics

You're a data-driven decision-maker with an interest in business. This full-time program imparts a combination of analytical know-how and business acumen to shape professionals who leverage big data to take action.

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Master of Business Taxation

You’re in a tax-related position with aspirations to deepen your knowledge and prepare for a management or consulting role. Prepare for what's next by exploring the relationship between tax and business issues.

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MS in Finance

You're in the early stages of your career and looking to advance in a finance role. You'll learn to interpret and act on complex financial information to shape careers in corporate finance, security analysis, commercial banking, and more.

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Master of Human Resources & Industrial Relations

Your education is in business or liberal arts and you have a passion for working with people. This program, considered one of the best of its kind in the nation, is available through a full-time or part-time option.

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Master of Marketing

 You enjoy creating experiences, influencing people, or analyzing trends. You looking for work that has purpose—and also pays well. In just nine months, a Master of Marketing degree can prepare you for a fun, rewarding career where you can make a difference.

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MS in Supply Chain Management

You're an analytical thinker eager to advance your career. This STEM-designated program provides the skills and knowledge professionals need to lead and transform supply chains that drive success and deliver value for employees and organizations alike.