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

Global MBA Rankings 2010

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Rankings at a glance
Current rank236
Rank in 200934
Rank in 200836
3 year average rank35
Audit year[1]2008
Alumni career progress
Salary today (US$)2,068130,124
Weighted salary (US$)1,724129,582
Salary percentage increase3101
Value for money rank97
Career progress rank67
Aims achieved rank31
Placement success rank11
Employed at three months (%)>2370[2]
Alumni recommend rank25
Women faculty (%)126
Women students (%)233
Women board (%)920
International faculty (%)033
International students (%)235
International board (%)1225
International mobility rank66
International experience rank50
Idea generation
Faculty with doctorates (%)193
FT doctoral rank64
FT research rank132

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Sage Hall
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Ithaca, NY 14853-6201

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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 2009 MBA ranking for selected business schools. Enquiries about the assurance process can be made by contacting Michelle Podhy of KPMG by e-mail at The specified audit procedures were carried out between October 2009 and November 2009. The audit date published denotes the survey for which the specified audit precedures were conducted.

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Alumni profile

Please note that these statistics are based on the data supplied by those alumni who responded to the survey. Class of 2006.

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)