The average class size at the Carlson School of Management is 89. Thirty-two percent are women and 19 percent are international. Sixteen percent identify as students of color. Nineteen percent had a military background.
During their undergraduate years, Carlson MBA students earned a median GPA of 3.45. Twenty-two percent had majored in business. Engineering degrees followed at 20 percent. Another 18 percent studied social science followed by science or maths at 17 percent. Nine percent each studied economics or the humanities. When it came time to take the GMAT, Carlson MBAs landed a median score of 690. For those who took the GRE, they reported a median total score of 321. Altogether, the class averaged 4.74 years of work experience before matriculating.
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