University of Minnesota: Carlson School of Management ×

Accreditation: AACSB

Location: Minneapolis, United States of America

Current program rank (FT) 71

Tuition fees $ 102,912 (€ 85,094)

Length (months) 24

Program type Full-time MBA

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Program description:

The Carlson School full-time MBA program is rigorous, hands-on, and global. As one of the first business schools to offer experiential learning as a standard part of its curriculum, the Carlson School is an established leader in preparing students to face the complex challenges of today's global marketplace. The full-time MBA program offers an intense curriculum comprising of 64 credits completed within two academic years. You'll take coordinated core courses that provide a foundation in managerial disciplines. As you move forward, you will begin customizing your education to fit your career path.

  • Size of the class: 89
Browse other programs by this school: Online MBA Executive MBA Minneapolis

Admission requirements:

  • GMAT
  • Language Test: TOEFL 90 (minimum), IELTS 7 (minimum)
  • GPA: 3.45
  • Age
  • Experience
  • Other: * Any degree; * 2 references; * 2 essays; * Interview; * GMAT or GRE; * TOEFL, IELTS or PTE Academic; * Current resume;

Cost of study and scholarships:

  • Accomodation costs off campus, per year: $ 14,000


  • Current rank: 71 (Financial Times), 11 (The Economist)
  • 3 year average rank: 77 (Financial Times)


  • Male/Female students: 69% / 31%
  • International students: 19%
  • Female faculty: 28%
  • International faculty: 23%
  • Women on board: 30%
  • International board: 16%
  • Financial Times: International mobility rank: 92
  • Financial Times: International course experience rank: 44

Alumni today:
by Financial Times ©

  • Alumni salary today: $ 132,700
  • Salary increase: 92%
  • Post-MBA salary: $ 114,065
  • Value for money rank: 61
  • Alumni recommend rank: 72
  • Career progress rank: 89
  • Career service rank: 20
  • Alumni aims achieved: 88%
  • Employed at three months: 88%
  • Selected recruiters: LinkedIn, Pepsi, Cargill, Google, Target
  • Pre-MBA industry:

Career progress:

  • Regional rank: 6
  • Open new career opportunities: 7
  • Diversity of recruiters: 21
  • Faculty quality: 76.00
  • Student quality: 31.00
  • Development experience: 63.00
  • Student rating of faculty: 4.42
  • Student rating of alumni effectiveness: 4.53
  • Student rating of culture and classmates: 4.39
  • Accommodation costs (off campus, per year): $ 14,000
  • Type of aid available: 0
  • Criteria on which aid is granted: 0


  • Student assessment of career service: 4.47
  • Ratio of faculty to students: 0.80
  • Full-time faculty with PhD: 69%
  • Annual intake: 100
  • Number of applicants per full-time place: 4

Educational background:

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