Credits: Up to 14 S/N
Program Type: Exchange
St. Gallen is located a few hours from Geneva, a city considered to be the investment capital of the world, and one with a longstanding tradition of leading in innovation and applied business practice. St. Gallen boasts a traffic-free old town and abbey precinct that has been declared a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. In addition to the many museums, theaters, and outdoor activities, St. Gallen is in close proximity to both Germany and Austria and offers countless travel opportunities.
To be eligible for this education abroad program, you must be:
The University of Minnesota is committed to the policy that all persons shall have equal access to its programs, facilities and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, or sexual orientation.
Students in the program receive up to 14 S/N Carlson School International Business (IBUS 5300) credits for their semester at St. Gallen. These International Business credits will automatically count towards the total number of credits required for the Carlson degree. Students must enroll in a total of 28–30 ECTS credits to earn up to 14 Carslon School credits.
MBA and graduate students have 2 study options at the University of St. Gallen:
1. Students may enroll in the International Study Program, which is an interactive teaching model with students from around the world joining together for an intensive investigation of what it means to do business in Europe. The experience is reinforced by small class sizes and company visits to such firms as BMW in Munich, Novartis in Basel, and the European Free Trade Association court in Luxembourg.
2. Alternatively, students can choose to enroll directly in graduate courses in English.
St. Gallen offers dozens of classes in English each semester and a sample of past offerings includes:
A one-week intensive German course is provided prior to each term.
These may vary based on student preference and exchange rate. All details subject to change based on economic and international factors.
Current Carlson School Tuition and Fees
|Transportation (to and from program site)||$950|
|Documentation (passport, visa,
immunization, additional health
Books and Materials
|Room and/or Board||$3,300|
|Essential Daily Living Expenses||
|Total estimated expenses||
$7,150 plus MBA tuition
Carlson Global Institute