Key Facts

About the Executive MBA/MS in Healthcare Leadership

  • Class size: Approximately 45
  • Entry date: One class per year in July/August
  • Location: Class weekends at the Belfer Research Building at the Weill Cornell Medicine Campus in New York City. In addition, four one-week residential sessions split between Cornell University in Ithaca, NY and HNA Palisades Premier Conference Center in Palisades, New York.
  • Number of Credits and Length of Program: 60 credits over a total of 20 months (with breaks in summer and winter)
  • Degrees awarded: Master of Business Administration from Cornell University and a Master of Science from Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences.
  • Tuition: $148,696 for the class that entered in August 2017

Class Profile:

Executive MBA/MS in Healthcare Leadership Class of 2019

  • Class size: 41
  • Average years of work experience: 12
  • Average age: 38
  • Women: 33%
  • Minority: 73%
  • Under Represented Minority*: 27%
  • Advanced degrees: 66%

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


Industry Profile:

  • Academic Hospital: 43%
  • Academic Research Institution: 2%
  • Community Hospital/Health Center: 10%
  • Government Agency: 5%
  • Technology: 2%
  • Insurance: 5%
  • Medical Device: 2%
  • Pharmaceutical: 2%
  • Private Physician Office: 12%
  • Professional Services Firm: 10%
  • Specialty/Acute Care Hospital: 5%
  • Other: 2%

Geographic Representation:

  • Connecticut: 7%
  • Georgia: 2%
  • New Jersey: 7%
  • New York: 76%
  • Pennsylvania: 2%
  • International: 2%