Key Facts


  • Degree(s) Awarded: Cornell University MBA
  • Location: Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
  • Length: 12 months
  • Start Date: Mid May

Full Program Tuition: $90,000*

  • Average tuition increase per academic year 3-5%

One-Year MBA Class Profile: 2017

Number Enrolled 72
GMAT (average)
GPA (average)
Age (average)
Full Time Work Experience (average)
5 Years   
Women (%) 22%
Under-Represented Minorities (%)*                   3%
Countries Represented 13
(Of) International Origin (%) 53%
* Black/African American, Native American, and Hispanic American


One-Year MBA Employment Statistics

Figures reflect Class of 2015 as of three months after graduation

Summary of permanent jobs accepted
Number of graduates 66
Graduates seeking employment (full-time) 55
Graduates reporting offers by graduation 64%
Graduates reporting offers by 3 months after graduation 84%
Mean base salary accepted $122,500
Mean signing bonus $23,800

Johnson at Cornell University

  • Founded: 1946
  • Full time faculty: 59
  • Adjunct, part-time or visiting faculty members: 41
  • Endowed faculty chairs: 26
  • Alumni: Over 13,600
  • Endowment: $162 million
  • Corporate partners: 60
  • Dean: Mark Nelson
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Udit Patidar '15

"A lot happens in your first few months at Johnson. Make the best use of resources offered by the Career Management Center in early summer, and you’ll be well on your way towards a successful recruiting season in the fall."

Udit Patidar, MBA ‘15

Travis Whitcomb, MBA ’15

"It’s all about the people: fellow students, professors, and the alumni network."