This is a global MBA program founded on a tech-focused campus, for a business education deeply imbued with the needs of the digital economy. You’ll learn the foundations of business in the context of the technology and innovation reshaping the competitive landscape worldwide.
Career Paths: Product Management/Development, Product Marketing, Program Management, Consumer Insight/Analytics and User Experience Strategies, Consulting, General Management, Operations Management as well as Entrepreneurship.
Degree Issuer: Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University
This program is for you if you can demonstrate academic excellence and the capacity to communicate clearly, think critically and solve complex problems. You’ll need a core competency in a tech field, a desire for lifelong learning and the ability to leverage new knowledge relative to the rate of innovation.
A bachelor’s degree (BA, BS, BE) in engineering, computer science, mathematics or a related technical field is required except in exceptional cases (see FAQ for more information). All applicants, regardless of their undergraduate degree, should reflect the entrepreneurial and innovation-driven mission of the campus.
The three-semester program begins in Ithaca, NY, with an intensive 10-week term including orientation, core business courses, leadership training, innovation and entrepreneurial work. It then moves to New York City for two semesters of rigorous, cross-disciplinary entrepreneurial and innovation courses.
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June 06, 2013
Their curriculum devotes months to helping a company solve a current technological challenge. Their progress is supervised not just by an academic adviser, but also by an industry adviser. Their vast campus on Roosevelt Island, when it is built, will intersperse classrooms with office buildings, where high-tech companies can rent a suite and set up shop.
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July 17, 2013
Cornell’s new tech campus on New York City’s Roosevelt Island will offer an MBA program designed to bridge the worlds of technology and business.
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July 22, 2013
One-year MBA programmes are gaining popularity in America. Cornell’s Johnson School of Management’s existing one-year Accelerated MBA, which packs the core course of a traditional two-year MBA into a few short weeks, is pitched chiefly at students who have already picked up a master’s or doctoral degree along the way.
October 05, 2013
Lauren Talbot, 26, was born and bred in Manhattan and went to Stanford University. Afterward, she became a computer programmer and lived in the San Francisco Bay Area. Talbot still felt like a New Yorker at heart, but her programmer boyfriend would always deride New York for not being a tech-y city.
Diverse companies, leaders and visionaries from across New York City and beyond are part of Cornell Tech. Our MBA students work with and get mentorship and guidance from people making the digital age a reality.
See how we completely reengineered the MBA to give students the technical, leadership and entrepreneurial skills necessary to drive meaningful innovation in the digital economy.