As a working professional, an executive MBA can take your career to the highest levels of leadership.

To find the right Johnson executive MBA program for you, explore each program’s academic offerings, opportunities for industry exposure, class composition, and admission requirements.

Johnson offers four executive MBA programs, three of which award dual degrees. Each program features a unique set of characteristics that meet the needs of working professionals.

Executive MBA Metro NY

The Executive MBA Metro NY program, based in New York City, is ideal for high-potential leaders seeking an MBA with a general management curriculum. Work collaboratively with classmates, stay immersed in coursework with a Saturday overnight stay during course weekends, and customize your experience with electives and projects.

Degree awarded: MBA from Cornell University

Executive MBA Metro NY at a glance

Location in NYC; weekend classes and 4 residential sessions; duration of 22 months; in-person classes
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Executive MBA Americas

Connect with your classmates across the Americas through live, interactive videoconferencing as you attend weekend classes with your city’s local boardroom cohort. The Executive MBA Americas program offers a general management curriculum applicable to students from any industry or job function. You’ll grow your professional networks, customize your studies with special projects, and develop leadership skills for career advancement.

Degrees awarded: An MBA from Cornell University and an MBA from Queen’s University

Executive MBA Americas at a glance

Classrooms located across the Americas; weekend classes and 3 residential sessions; duration of 17 months plus a global business project; in-person classes connected via videoconference
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Executive MBA/MS in Healthcare Leadership

The Executive MBA/MS in Healthcare Leadership program allows working professionals, both healthcare practitioners and non-practitioners, to build their general management skills and develop a deeper understanding of the healthcare industry. Faculty from Johnson and Weill Cornell Graduate School deliver classes on alternate weekends in New York City as you learn how to lead complex healthcare organizations and engage with stakeholders.

Degrees awarded: An MBA and an MS in Healthcare Leadership from Cornell University

Executive MBA/MS in Healthcare Leadership at a glance

Located in New York City; weekend classes and 4 residential sessions; duration of 2 years; in-person classes
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Cornell-Tsinghua Finance MBA

The Cornell-Tsinghua dual-degree MBA program is a bilingual program delivered in both English and Chinese (Mandarin) and is offered in partnership with the PBC School of Finance (PBCSF) at Tsinghua University. The program combines theory and practice to prepare students to become leaders in the international finance industry.

Degrees awarded: An MBA from Cornell University and an MBA from Tsinghua University

Cornell-Tsinghua Finance MBA at a glance

Located in Beijing; 75% weekend classes and 25% study trips; duration of 2 years; in-person classes
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Executive MBA News and Features

A team poses for a photo at the front of the conference space
December 23, 2019

EMI Conference 2019: New ideas and new rules as we enter a new decade

Zach Bubolo reflects on the 2019 EMI Conference, which included thought-provoking panels, a spirited case competition, and new ideas.

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October 23, 2019

Cornell-Tsinghua FMBA residential session included teamwork, dragon boats, and BBQ

The new Cornell-Tsinghua FMBA Class of 2021 reflects on their orientation and parts of their first residential session on the Cornell campus.

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May 24, 2019

Johnson recognizes 2019 award winners across nine academic programs

Several students across Johnson’s seven MBA programs and two MPS programs were recognized for their achievements, contributions, and academic performance.

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