Cornell Johnson MBA Admissions Interview with Eddie Asbie - Videos


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Eddie Asbie from Cornell University’s Johnson School of Management discusses what makes the Cornell MBA unique, the school’s admissions process and career opportunities for Cornell MBAs.

Program Highlights (7:14)
Admissions (29:50)
Scholarships (52:07)
Careers (58:38)

Cornell MBA Highlights (last updated Dec 2017)

1-Year Cornell Tech MBA (New York City), May intake, ~50 students/year
1-Year MBA (Ithaca, New York), May intake, ~75 students/year
2-Year MBA (Ithaca, New York), September intake, ~275 students/year
Typical 2-Year Class: 5 years work exp / 35% international / 700 GMAT
Offers 7 immersions in corporate finance, investment research and asset management, strategic marketing, strategic operations, digital technology, sustainable global enterprise, and investment banking
Placement for 2-Year, Class of 2016: 94% w/job offers w/in 3 months, $121,000 USD avg starting salary, $31,000 USD avg signing bonus
Top Destinations for 2-Year, Class of 2016: 53% NorthEast US / 18% West US / 8% Midwest US / 5% Southwest US / 4% Asia
Top Functions for 2-Year, Class of 2016: 33% Finance / 29% Consulting / 22% Management / 11% Marketing
ROI: one-third of class win merit-based scholarships, up to 25 students/year can win Roy H. Park 2-Year Full Tuition Fellowship
Ranked #16 by US News and World Report in 2018

About Our Guest:
Eddie Asbie is the Associate Director of Admissions and Financial Aid, Cornell University, Johnson Graduate School of Management. Eddie has worked over 5 years for the Cornell MBA and specializes in helping military, underrepresented and dual degree program candidates. Previously Eddie served as an Admissions Advisor for University at Buffalo.

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