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Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Cornell University
Sage Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853-6201

Global MBA Ranking 2015

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Rankings at a glance
Rank in 201528
Rank in 2014027
Rank in 201324
3 year average rank126
Audit year[1]2012
Alumni career progress
Salary today (US$)5,355142,889
Weighted salary (US$)2,075138,782
Salary percentage increase598
Value for money rank877
Career progress rank348
Aims achieved (%)82
Placement success rank512
Employed at three months (%)190 (99)
Alumni recommend rank225
Female faculty (%)323
Female students (%)229
Female board (%)623
International faculty (%)039
International students (%)139
International board (%)435
International mobility rank171
International course experience rank341
Idea generation
Faculty with doctorates (%)091
FT doctoral rank1358
FT research rank1026
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1. KPMG reported on the results of obtaining evidence and applying specified audit procedures relating to selected survey data provided for the Financial Times 2014 MBA ranking for selected business schools. Enquiries about the assurance process can be made by contacting Michelle Podhy of KPMG at mpodhy@kpmg.ca. The specified audit procedures were carried out between November and December 2013. The audit date published denotes the survey for which the specified audit precedures were conducted.

Alumni profile

Please note that these statistics are based on the data supplied by those alumni who responded to the survey. Class of 2011.

Strengths and weaknesses

Alumni ratings for different aspects of the programme (average), where 1 = poor and 10 = excellent

International Mobility

Alumni who moved countries following their programme (per cent)

Company internships

Alumni who completed a company internship and received a job offer from the host company (per cent)

Importance of aims when taking an MBA

Alumni importance ratings for different programme aims (average), 1 = not important, 10 = very important

Aims achieved by taking the MBA

Achievement of programme aims (per cent)

Current job title

Alumni job titles three years after graduation (per cent)

Current company size (employees)

Size of company of employment three years after graduation (per cent)

Current sector

Sector of employment three years after graduation (per cent)