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Cornell University

Cornell University
Johnson College of Business
Cornell University
Sage Hall
Ithaca
NY 14853-6201

(607) 255-4526
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Accreditations:
AACSB
2017 Business Week Ranking: Full-time MBA: 13th
2017 Forbes Ranking: Full-time, 2-year MBA: 10th
2017 Economist Ranking: Full-time MBA: 26th
2018 Financial Times Ranking: Full-time MBA: 17th
Dean : Mark Nelson

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Tech MBA


1-year, full-time program

Courses are taught in English.
DurationOne year
Application Checklist
  • Resume
  • List of Activities
  • Goals Statement plus two required essays (third optional)
  • Transcripts from all post-secondary coursework and degrees
  • GMAT or GRE score report
  • English Language Exam (TOEFL or IELTS) score report for applicants whose native language is not English
  • One letter of professional recommendation (second optional)

One-Year MBA

Ithaca
1-year, full-time program
A one-year accelerated MBA program designed for professionals with residency in Ithaca, NY.
SpecializationConsulting, Entrepreneurship, Leadership, Global Management, Sustainable Global Enterprise, Corporate Finance, Financial Investing, Financial Analysis, Marketing Analytics, Marketing Management, Private Equity, Strategy
Duration12 months
IntakeMid May
Application fee$200
Application Checklist
  • Resume
  • List of Activities
  • Goals Statement plus two required essays (third optional)
  • Transcripts from all post-secondary coursework and degrees
  • GMAT or GRE score report
  • English Language Exam (TOEFL or IELTS) score report for applicants whose native language is not English
  • One letter of professional recommendation (second optional)

Two-Year MBA

Ithaca
2-year, full-time program
A full-time MBA program spanning 21 months which includes a summer internship between the two academic years.
SpecializationConsulting, Entrepreneurship, Leadership, & Ethics, Global Business Management, Sustainable Global Enterprise, Corporate Finance, Financial Investing, Financial Analysis, Marketing Analytics, Marketing Management, Private Equity, Strategy
Duration21 months including the summer internship
IntakeEarly August
Application fee$200
Application Checklist
  • Resume
  • List of Activities
  • Goals Statement plus two required essays (third optional)
  • Transcripts from all post-secondary coursework and degrees
  • GMAT or GRE score report
  • English Language Exam (TOEFL or IELTS) score report for applicants whose native language is not English
  • One letter of professional recommendation (second optional)

Cornell-Tsinghua MBA/FMBA

75% of the program will be delivered in China (Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen). The remaining 25% of the program will be delivered in New York City and/or Ithaca, NY.
Part-time program
A bilingual, dual degree program offered by Johnson at Cornell University and Tsinghua University's PBC School of Finance. Approximatively 75% of the program will be delivered in China in Beijing with some classes in Shanghai, Shenzhen and Hong Kong. The remaining approximate 25% of the program will be delivered in Ithaca, NY and/or New York City.
Courses are taught in Chinese and English.
Credits60
Duration21 months
IntakeSeptember
Cost

Executive MBA Metro NY

Ithaca, Palisades
Executive MBA program
Following each week in residence, the program meets every other weekend at HNA Palisades. Weekend classes run all day Saturday and until noon on Sunday. There are no Friday class sessions. Round-trip shuttle service is available between Manhattan and Palisades. Over the course of the program, students spend four weeks on the Cornell campus in Ithaca, NY. Graduates earn the degree in 22 months.
Duration22 months
IntakeJuly
Application fee$200
Admission Requirements
    Have a minimum of five to seven years of work experience
Application Checklist
  • GMAT, GRE, or Executive Assessment score(s)
  • Resume
  • Organizational chart
  • Four required essays
  • Official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate schools attended
  • Two letters of recommendation

Executive MBA Americas

Calgary, Dallas, Edmonton, Houston, Ithaca, Lima, Los Angeles, Mexico City, Monterrey, Montreal, New York City, Ottawa, Salem, San Francisco, San Jose, Santiago, Seattle, Toronto, Vancouver, Washington DC
Executive MBA program
A dual degree program offered in partnership with Queen's University in Canada launched in 2005. Previously known as "Cornell-Queen’s Executive MBA", the program has been renamed in 2015 "Executive MBA Americas" and has expanded into Latin America. Approximately 60% of the classes are held every other weekend at at a designated boardroom location across North America. The remaining classes are delivered during three residential sessions that vary from 7 to 15 days in length. These sessions are held at the beginning, middle, and end of the program, and vary in length. During residential sessions, students have the opportunity to spend time on the Cornell and Queen’s campuses, with students from various boardroom locations. Upon completion of the coursework, students earn two MBAs: one from Cornell University and one from Queen’s University.
Duration17 months
IntakeLate June
Application fee$200
Admission Requirements
  • Personal Interview
  • Two letters of recommendation (a third is recommended)
  • Official transcripts for all previous post-secondary education
  • Resume
  • Personal Statement
Application Checklist
  • GMAT, GRE, or Executive Assessment score(s)
  • Personal interview
  • Official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate schools attended
  • Resume
  • Organizational chart
  • Four required essays
  • Two letters of recommendation

MBA/JD

Ithaca
Dual program
In conjunction with Cornell Law School, the JD program can be combined with the One-Year MBA program or the Two-Year MBA.
Duration3-4
IntakeMay (3-Year JD/MBA), August (4-Year JD/MBA)
Admission Requirements
  • Admitted to both the Johnson and the Cornell school or department offering the other degree

MBA/Master in Industrial and Labor Relations

Ithaca
Dual program
MILR from the School of Industrial and Labor Relations
Duration2.5 years
Admission Requirements
  • Admitted to both the Johnson and the Cornell school or department offering the other degree

MBA/Master of Engineering

Ithaca
Dual program
In collaboration with the College of Engineering, the MEng program can be combined with the One-Year MBA program or the Two-Year MBA.
Admission Requirements
  • Admitted to both the Johnson and the Cornell school or department offering the other degree.

MBA/MD

Ithaca
Dual program
A dual degree offered through the Cornell Weill Medical College and any medical school. Medical students can earn the Johnson MBA degree in just 12 months.
Admission Requirements
  • Admitted to both the Johnson and the Cornell school or department offering the other degree

MBA/Master of Professional Studies in Real Estate

Ithaca
Dual program
A three-year, dual degree option leading to the Master of Professional Studies in Real Estate and MBA.
Duration6 semesters + 2 summer internships
IntakeAugust
Admission Requirements
  • Admitted to both the Johnson and the Cornell school or department offering the other degree

MBA/Master of Health Administration

Ithaca
Dual program
Dual 24-month accelerated Sloan MHA/MBA program in cooperation with the College of Human Ecology
Admission Requirements
  • Admitted to both the Johnson and the Cornell school or department offering the other degree

Executive MBA/MS in Healthcare Leadership

Ithaca
Dual program
DurationTwo years
IntakeJune/July

Executive MBA Americas

Calgary, Dallas, Edmonton, Houston, Ithaca, Lima, Los Angeles, Mexico City, Monterrey, Montreal, New York City, Ottawa, Salem, San Francisco, San Jose, Santiago, Seattle, Toronto, Vancouver, Washington DC
Dual program
A dual degree program offered in partnership with Queen's University in Canada launched in 2005. Previously known as "Cornell-Queen’s Executive MBA", the program has been renamed in 2015 "Executive MBA Americas" and has expanded into Latin America. Approximately 60% of the classes are held every other weekend at at a designated boardroom location across North America. The remaining classes are delivered during three residential sessions that vary from 7 to 15 days in length. These sessions are held at the beginning, middle, and end of the program, and vary in length. During residential sessions, students have the opportunity to spend time on the Cornell and Queen’s campuses, with students from various boardroom locations. Upon completion of the coursework, students earn two MBAs: one from Cornell University and one from Queen’s University.
Duration17 months
IntakeLate June
Application fee $200
Admission Requirements
  • Personal Interview
  • Two letters of recommendation (a third is recommended)
  • Official transcripts for all previous post-secondary education
  • Resume
  • Personal Statement
Application Checklist
  • GMAT, GRE, or Executive Assessment score(s)
  • Personal interview
  • Official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate schools attended
  • Resume
  • Organizational chart
  • Four required essays
  • Two letters of recommendation

Cornell-Tsinghua MBA/FMBA

75% of the program will be delivered in China (Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen). The remaining 25% of the program will be delivered in New York City and/or Ithaca, NY.
Dual program
A bilingual, dual degree program offered by Johnson at Cornell University and Tsinghua University's PBC School of Finance. Approximatively 75% of the program will be delivered in China in Beijing with some classes in Shanghai, Shenzhen and Hong Kong. The remaining approximate 25% of the program will be delivered in Ithaca, NY and/or New York City.
Credits60
Duration21 months
IntakeSeptember
Cost

5-Year Bachelors/MBA

Ithaca
A five-year program for Cornell undergraduate students who wants to earn the Johnson Two-year MBA program.
Duration Five years
Admission Requirements
  • Application to Johnson during the fall semester of the junior year
  • Completion of all the requirements for the undergraduate major by the end of the junior year
  • Completion of the MBA core courses during the senior year as free electives of the bachelor's program
  • Earn two residency units at Johnson by registering as a full time student at Johnson after graduating from your undergraduate college
  • Successfully complete at least 30 credit hours of graduate level coursework, including a minimum of 25 credit hours of Johnson electives
  • Maintain a GPA of 2.50 or better in Johnson core courses and an overall GPA of 2.70 or better in Johnson courses
Application Checklist
    Complete all the requirements for your undergraduate major by the end of your junior year Take all of the MBA core courses during your senior year and apply these credit hours to your bachelor's degree program as free electives






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