Executive MBA Admissions

Applications for the Cornell Executive MBA Americas and the Cornell Executive MBA Metro NY are accepted and evaluated on a rolling basis. Please see below for program specifics.

Click here to access the online application. Please contact us at emba@cornell.edu with any questions.

Cornell Executive MBA Americas

Applications are currently being accepted for the Class of 2021; classes will begin in late June. We strongly recommend that you submit your application by May 15 for full consideration. Applications are accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis, and will be accepted after that date, until the class fills.

Interviews are conducted after the application and all supporting documents are submitted. In May, we will host in person interview days in all US boardroom regions. Contact us for more details. Admissions decisions are communicated approximately 7 to 10 days after the interview.

All students in the program travel to Canada during the residential sessions. A visa is required for candidates who are not US Citizens or Permanent Residents. These candidates are strongly encouraged to apply by April 25, to ensure that there is enough time to complete the admissions and visa processes.

Cornell Executive MBA Metro NY

Applications are currently being accepted for the Class of 2021; classes will begin in late July, 2019. 

  • Regular application submission deadline of May 15, 2019.* 
  • We encourage you to submit your application as soon as you have completed your sections.
  • Once we receive all supporting documents, including transcripts and letters of recommendation, we will contact you to schedule your interview.

Admissions decisions are typically communicated within a few weeks of the interview.

*Applications continue to be accepted on a rolling basis as space permits after May 15th 

Standardized Exams

Standardized test scores are not required for admission to the Cornell Executive MBA Americas or the Cornell Executive MBA Metro NY. Applicants may voluntarily submit their GMAT, GRE, or Executive Assessment score(s). Candidates are encouraged to send their score(s) to Cornell, along with their application, if they believe the information will help the Admissions Committee better understand their academic readiness for the program.

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