Carlson School of Management

DEFINITION of 'Carlson School of Management'

The school of business at the University of Minnesota. It enrolls approximately 5,000 students (as of 2009), half of which are participating in graduate level work. The Carlson School of Management offers undergraduate, graduate and doctorate-level programs in a variety of business disciplines, including accounting, economics, international business, human resources, marketing, management and finance.

BREAKING DOWN 'Carlson School of Management'

Located in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the Carlson School of Management was established in 1919. In 2009, the business school was ranked #26 among 75 according to Forbes.