Program duration is two years(with breaks), consisting of two semesters per year (fall and spring).
Classes are held at the Tata Innovation at Cornell Tech on Roosevelt Island in New York City. Each semester includes residential sessions designed for intensive, experiential learning. The fall residential sessions will be on Cornell University’s main campus in Ithaca, New York. The spring sessions will be held at a residential location in the New York City metropolitan area.
Tuition for students entering the Executive MBA/MS in Healthcare Leadership in July 2019 is $159,826
You can access the application through our website. You will be asked to create an account in order to start your application.
Yes. There is a $200 fee that is required before submitting your application.
Admissions for the Executive MBA/MS in Healthcare Leadership operates on a rolling basis. You are strongly encouraged to submit your application as soon as possible, when the maximum number of class seats are available.
There are limited scholarships available. Applicants who apply for admission to the Program will be considered for partial scholarships by the Scholarship Committee based on the strength of their application. There is no supplemental information required for scholarship consideration. Scholarship awards will be communicated in conjunction with offers of admission. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for additional details.
Yes, we will add your transcripts and recommendation letters to your application as they arrive. We will confirm receipt of all required materials once you submit.
At the end of your studies, you will receive two degrees from Cornell University: a Master of Business Administration from the Johnson School and a Master of Science from Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences.
You should have a minimum of seven years of progressive work experience. The admissions committee may consider candidates with less, as other factors are taken into account, such as post-residency experience for physicians, and demonstrated career progression.
An undergraduate degree from an accredited institution is required to be admitted into our Executive MBA/MS program.
Yes, you must be employed full-time at the time of enrollment.
The GMAT is not a required component of the application. In some cases, the admissions committee will ask a candidate to take the GMAT to provide additional evidence of academic readiness.
Credits that have been earned to fulfill an academic requirement for a graduate degree, baccalaureate degree, advanced degree, or certificate of advanced studies at another institution are not transferable. For additional information, please contact email@example.com.
Application for Admission
In addition to your online application, each application must include:
Organizational chart (optional)
Four required essays
Two letters of recommendation
Official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate academic institutions you’ve attended
$200 application fee
We encourage you to clearly and succinctly address each essay within the assigned word limitations. Our admissions team will be happy to answer any questions you may have about the essays prior to submission.
Two letters of recommendation must be submitted on your behalf.
One of your letters must be from your immediate supervisor. Your second letter of recommendation should be written by someone who can best attest to your professional skill set. This might include a colleague, client, or former supervisor. We suggest that you choose recommenders who know you well and can provide detailed insights.
The best letters of recommendation will assess your intellectual strength and creativity, ability to work well in teams, potential for assuming greater management responsibility, and outstanding characteristics.
While optional, organizational charts give our admissions-committee members an understanding of your organization’s structure and where your position fits within that structure. Please include your position as well as your direct reporting structure.
Please send all transcripts to the following address:
Executive MBA Admissions Office
209 Dryden Rd. 4th Floor
Ithaca, New York 14850
Transcripts must be translated from an accredited body. We may also request an evaluation. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to determine appropriate steps.
Yes. You must provide transcripts from all graduate and undergraduate institutions you’ve attended. We must have official documentation on record for all credits earned, including those transferred from institutions from which you did not graduate.
The report must include a degree-equivalent evaluation and course-by-course equivalent evaluation.
An interview is required for admission. Candidates will be contacted if they are selected for an interview. Not all applicants will be granted interviews.
Our interview process allows us to get to know you one-on-one. The admissions-committee members conducting your interview will have reviewed your application in its entirety before speaking with you. The conversation will last about an hour.