Career Management

A unique, integrated approach to career exploration

Johnson’s Career Management Center prepares students for a competitive job market with personalized, one-on-one attention and advancement opportunities that are second to none.

Our Ivy League network of more than 10,000 Johnson alumni — and Cornell's more than 250,000 alumni — will extend your reach far beyond our campus.

Cynthia Saunders-Cheatham, Executive Director, Career Management Center

Cynthia Saunders-Cheatham, Executive Director, Career Management Center


May 17

Two-Year Residential MBAs

Before you even arrive on campus, our Career Management Center staff will be in touch with you about your job search. And as you make your way through the program, you'll reap the benefits of our unique, integrated approach to career management:

  • Career workgroups: functionally-aligned groups led by second-year students
  • JPrep programs: introducing first-year students to ideas and trends in various industries
  • Immersions: semester-long tracks that plunge students into real-world business experiences
  • Advising: students assigned to one of eight professional advisers who give personalized, one-on-one career guidance

One-Year MBA

As an One-Year MBA student, you'll enjoy an integrated career management program tailored to your schedule, including:
  • Summer career workgroups
  • Conference calls with alumni — opportunities to delve into your industry
  • Cornell alumni networking trip to New York City
  • Personalized, one-on-one career advising

Cornell Executive MBA and Cornell Executive MBA Americas

Johnson understands today’s Executive MBA student is leveraging this mid-career credential for more than just career enhancement. Whether you’re seeking to shift your career, industry or company our career management program is designed to facilitate the process of achieving your career goals. Career services available to you include:
  • One-on-one advising conducted at your convenience by phone or in person
  • Programming designed to equip you with career tools or navigate your career effectively
  • Access to career tools and resources
  • Job search work teams, alumni mentors and executive coaches


Career News

May 13

A Behind-the-Scene view of The Cornell Executive MBA Metro NY program

Hannah Diddams, MBA '14, shares her perspective

Apr 24

Negotiating MBA Job Offers: Dos & Don’ts

Cynthia Saunders-Cheatham discusses MBA job offers and states “We’ve had the strongest year that we’ve seen in recent years in investment banking and...

Apr 10

Johnson, sponsor at Fourth Annual Cornell China Conference 2015

Keynote speaker Dean Soumitra Dutta to share latest news on initiatives in China

Career Tech Events

9/9/2015    10:00am

Engineering & Technical Career Fair

Barton Hall, Johnson at Cornell University, Sage Hall Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, United States

9/9/2015    5:00pm

Startup & Tech Networking Event

Sage Atrium, Johnson at Cornell University, Sage Hall Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, United States