17 months
101448 USD/year
101448 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Executive MBA Americas program at Cornell University is tailored to meet the needs of working professionals looking to advance their careers without interrupting them. Earn an MBA with classes every other Saturday and Sunday in your city’s local classroom.

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What makes the Executive MBA Americas program at Cornell University  different?

Its international classroom and network. Connect with classmates throughout North and South America through live, interactive videoconferencing as you attend in-person classes with your city’s cohort.

The Americas is a truly global program that will advance your career and boost your leadership potential. This executive MBA program is offered in partnership with the Smith School of Business at Queen’s University. You will complete your coursework in 17 months and earn two MBAs: one from Cornell University and one from Queen’s University.

Key facts:

Teamwork is fundamental to the Americas experience—you will work with your local cohort and classmates across North and South America. The diversity among your colleagues will lead to engaging conversations and new ways to solve challenges. Take what you learn in class every other weekend and apply it to your work on Monday. Students say their new perspectives and skills are immediately transferable.

Sampling of student employers:

● Cisco Systems

● Applied Materials

● Fidelity Investments

● Apple

● Corning, Inc.

● Merck

● Banorte

● U.S. Navy

● Amazon

● U.S. Air Force

● Shell 

● Anheuser-Busch InBev 

● Canadian Olympic Committee 

● Cornell University

Programme Structure


  • The Executive MBA Americas features a highly integrated series of courses that provides a solid grounding in the fundamentals of management and a thorough understanding of advanced management topics. 
  • The courses are sequenced so that each course builds on the content of the previous courses, allowing ample opportunity to apply your learning to real business situations. 
  • Throughout the program, your coursework will be augmented by guest speakers and other highly relevant hands-on opportunities in both the U.S. and Canada.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 17 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submitted application
  • Resume
  • Organizational chart
  • Four required essays
  • Official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate schools attended
  • Two letters of recommendation; one of the letters should be from your immediate supervisor
  • $200 application fee

Tuition Fee

  • International

    101448 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 143718 USD for the full programme and a duration of 17 months.
  • National

    101448 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 143718 USD for the full programme and a duration of 17 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Updated over a year ago

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