Driven by industry, structured by Studio—earn a tech-focused MBA in NYC.
The Johnson Cornell Tech MBA program prepares students for career success in the digital economy. An MBA designed to transform tech-focused individuals into business leaders and entrepreneurs, this one-year program is where networks, industry, and experiential learning combine.
What makes the Johnson Cornell Tech MBA different?
Hands-on experience with interdisciplinary connections. MBAs work with engineering, law, and computer science students to produce visionary ideas grounded in significant needs.
This MBA program is all about real-world experience in ideation and creation. In addition to completing foundational MBA core courses, you’ll work on cross-functional teams in Studio to develop tech solutions for real company challenges.
Curriculum and Academics
The Johnson Cornell Tech MBA curriculum begins during the summer semester at Cornell University’s Ithaca, New York, campus. You will complete your core courses in 10 weeks with students in Johnson’s One-Year, Ithaca-based MBA program. Topics range from financial accounting to marketing and leadership development. The remainder of the program, two semesters, is delivered at Cornell Tech on Roosevelt Island in New York City.
MBA-specific modules are combined with co-curriculum among other graduate students at Cornell Tech. The program’s hands-on components are executed in Studio: Product Studio, Startup Studio, and Product Management, for example. Your interdisciplinary group will take product ideas from conception, through development, and launch stage while seamlessly integrating business and technology principles. You might also opt to complete intensives in fintech or digital marketing during the spring semester.
Cornell Tech is located among the expanding tech sector in New York City. Its proximity to startups and established companies and organizations gives you ongoing opportunities to connect with industry leaders and hiring managers. To help you learn more about tech careers, Cornell Tech hosts weekly Conversations in Studio, bringing in speakers to talk about their paths and experiences. Throughout the year, and because of the program’s industry-immersive design, you’ll work on developing your networks as you plan for your next career step.
Start date: May 2020Duration: 1 year, Full timePrice: $107,540 — Total tuition for program durationDeadline: March 5, 2020.Location: Sage Hall, Ithaca, NY and Cornell Tech, New York, NY