M.I.L.R./M.B.A. On Campus

Industrial and Labor Relations (dual degree)

Cornell University

30 months
39466 USD/year
39466 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The dual degree Industrial and Labor Relations (dual degree) program from ILR and Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, at Cornell University, offers a unique opportunity. Our alumni who have earned both MILR and MBA degrees have a distinct advantage in today’s rapidly changing workplace.


The School of Industrial and Labor Relations and Cornell’s Johnson are among the nation's most highly respected schools in their fields. Earning degrees from these two Cornell schools puts the powerful reputation of both behind your name. 

While you are here, you will find yourself in a strong culture of collaboration, with easy access to faculty and incredibly talented peers. Additionally, you benefit from the huge network of engaged Cornell University's alumni.

Learning Outcomes

  • Increase your career options
  • Develop management and technical skills
  • Increase your earning power
  • Gain Industrial and Labor Relations (dual degree) in 2.5 years

Programme Structure

Concentrations by Subject
  • collective representation (M.I.L.R. only)
  • dispute resolution (M.I.L.R. only)
  • human resource studies (M.S./Ph.D. only)
  • human resources and organizations (M.I.L.R. only)
  • international and comparative labor
  • labor economics (minor)
  • labor market policy (M.I.L.R. only)
  • labor relations, law, and history (M.S./Ph.D. only)
  • organizational behavior (M.S./Ph.D. only)
  • social statistics (minor)

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines


75 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • all Graduate School Requirements
  • two academic recommendations (Letters of Recommendation must be uploaded with the online application. Letters submitted to the field directly via mail or email will not be accepted).
  • GRE general test or GMAT
  • TOEFL (for international applicants)
  • Resume

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39466 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39466 USD per year during 30 months.
  • National

    39466 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39466 USD per year during 30 months.

Living costs for Ithaca

1128 - 2460 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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