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University of Minnesota

Carlson School of Management

Full-Time MBA

Accreditations: AACSB

Programme features

  • Carlson seeks to use an innovative and up-to-date curriculum to ensure its students are well equipped with the skills required for today’s business climate. Carlson claims that their students undergo a complete progression from student to business leader whilst on the course. 
  • Learning is hands-on with a special focus on experiential learning and global perspectives.
  • Students take coordinated core courses designed to provide them with a foundation in managerial disciplines. As the programme continues, students are able to tailor the curriculum to their professional interests.  

Duration

  • Two years.

Number of places

  • c.120.

Fees and funding 2014–15

  • Minnesota residents – $35,260 per academic year (£23,848).
  • Non-residents – $45,000 per academic year (£30,428).
  • Carlson offers a number of merit.

Part-Time MBA

Accreditations: AACSB

Programme features

  • The Part-Time MBA programme at Carlson allows student to pursue a highly sought after MBA qualification while remaining in work.
  • Teaching methods include use of case studies, global experiences, team projects, guest speakers and peer discussion.
  • Classes are offered during the evenings and at weekends. Students are offered a great deal of flexibility on the Carlson Part-Time MBA programme, they control how quickly they move through the programme, with a maximum duration of seven years.  

Duration

  • 2-7 years.

Number of places

  • ––

Fees and funding 2014–15

  • $1,270 (£858)per credit. Graduation credit requirements range between 48-57 credits. $60,960-$72,390 (£41,198-£48,927).
  • No scholarships are available for part-time students.

Executive MBA

Accreditations: AACSB

Programme features

  • The Executive MBA at Carlson is aimed at accomplished professionals who wish to deepen their knowledge base and reach the ‘next level’ of their career.
  • The curriculum is aimed at immediately enhancing one’s personal leadership skills as well as enhance one’s business skills. Students are able to apply skills learnt straightaway due to the part-time nature of the programme.
  • Students attend classes on Fridays and Saturdays every other weekend as well as attending two full-time immersion weeks at the start of each academic year.

Duration

  • 21 months.

Number of places

  • ––

Fees and funding 2016

  • $108,000 (£73,006)
  • No scholarships are available for part-time students.

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Address

Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota, 321 19th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55455, United States