Key Facts

The Basics

  • Founded: 1946 
  • Full-time faculty: 55
  • Adjunct, part-time, or visiting faculty members: 40
  • Endowed faculty chairs: 26
  • Alumni: Over 13,600
  • Endowment: $168 million
  • Corporate partners: 60
  • Dean: Soumitra Dutta

Full Tuition by Program:

  • Two-Year MBA, 2013-2015: $111,896*
  • One-Year MBA 2014: $89,788
  • Cornell-Queen's Executive MBA, 2013-2015: $115,740 
  • Cornell Executive MBA, 2013-2015: $157,416 
*Average tuition increase per academic year 3-5%


Class Profiles

Ithaca-Based MBA Programs

Two-Year MBA One-Year MBA
Class of 2015 Class of 2014
Number Enrolled 279 55
GMAT (median) 700 710
GPA (median) 3.3 3.5
Average years worked 5
Women (%) 30% 22%
Minorities (%) 34% 18%
Under- Represented Minorities (%)* 12% 2%
Countries Represented 31 16
(Of) International Origin (%) 28% 47%
US Military (%) 5%

* Black/African American, Native American, and Hispanic American

Employment Reports


Executive MBA Programs

Cornell Executive MBA
Cornell-Queen's Executive MBA
Class of 2015         Class of 2015
Number Enrolled 75 163
Average years worked 12 13
Average age 35.5 37
Women (%) 24% 19%
Minorities (%) 45% 28%
Under- Represented Minorities (%)* 23% 7%
Advanced degrees  21%  40%

 
* Black/African American, Native American, and Hispanic American 

PhD Program

Entry 2011 Entry 2012
Number of Applicants 434 391
Number Enrolled 8 6
Number of Degrees Conferred 10
Total Enrolled  35
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Dual Degree and Certificate Programs

Graduate programs:

Undergraduate programs + MBA: BS, MEng, and MBA BS/AB and MBA

Certificate Programs: Certificate in Financial Engineering

Academic Programs

Two-Year MBA

Earn an MBA in two years of residential study in Ithaca.

One-Year MBA

Professionals with graduate degrees and quantitative skills can earn an MBA in 12 months.

One-Year MBA at Cornell NYC Tech

Professionals with graduate degrees and quantitative skills can earn an MBA in 12 months.

Cornell-Queen’s
Executive MBA

Weekend classes in select cities across the US and Canada.

Cornell Executive MBA

Alternate weekend classes in Palisades, New York.