The Cornell SC Johnson College of Business is comprised of the university's three accredited business schools: The Hotel School, the Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, and the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management. The College delivers undergraduate, graduate, and professional business programs creating a collaborative, comprehensive business management program that preserves the excellence of all three schools while uniting the faculty and students. The Cornell SC Johnson College of Business is one of the most comprehensive business schools in the nation, with 145 research faculty and nearly 2,900 undergraduate, professional, and graduate students. The Cornell SC Johnson College of Business has a collection of areas of expertise not found in any other leading institution and an unparalleled resource base from which to draw—both within the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business and within Cornell (including Cornell Tech).
As part of the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business, the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University continues to transform graduate business education to better prepare graduates for success in tomorrow's business world. Johnson provides cutting-edge learning experiences that immerse students sooner and deeper in their chosen fields. As an integral part of the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business, Johnson students can access the full power of educational and research opportunities across the university to reach deeper competency in their industries and areas of interest. Johnson offers seven different MBA programs, spanning the U.S., Canada, Latin America, Mexico, and China, and is home to award-winning faculty and research.
Johnson operates four successful Executive MBA programs serving distinctly different student populations. The School is currently seeking a seasoned business school administrator to lead the continued growth and development of one program, the Cornell Executive MBA Metro NY. With a passion for leadership development and extensive experience in program management, the Program Director will have broad autonomy to lead the Executive MBA Metro NY through its next phase of development.
The Cornell Executive MBA Metro NY provides working professionals the opportunity to pursue an Ivy League graduate degree by undertaking a rigorous two-year course of study in business management without interrupting their careers. Approximately 140 students are enrolled in the program, equally divided between first and second year. Students take classes on alternate weekends at the HNA Premier Palisades Conference Center, 14 miles north of New York City. The Metro NY MBA is a residential program with lodging, meals and transportation from/to NYC provided to students each weekend. Students begin the program in July with a weeklong residence session on the Cornell campus and return for three additional residencies during the course of study. Based on teamwork and interactive pedagogies, the 22-month program provides students a challenging course of study focused on strategy, innovation, finance and leadership.
With broad responsibility for student recruitment, corporate relations, faculty affairs, program execution and extracurricular activities, the Program Director assumes both strategic and tactical roles. S/he collaborates with Executive MBA colleagues, various school services and external partners to provide a life changing educational experience to students from diverse educational backgrounds, functional areas, and industries. The Program Director shares responsibility for overall program success, including achieving admissions targets and operational excellence.
In collaboration with Admissions and Marketing departments:
Development and execution of an annual admissions and marketing plan to achieve targets for quantity and quality of admitted students
Cultivation and maintenance of corporate relations and undertaking B-to-B marketing
Planning, organization and execution of student recruitment events in New York Metropolitan area
Individual information meetings with prospective students
Conducting applicant interviews
Admissions pipeline monitoring and management.
Planning, organization and on-site execution of twenty class weekends at Palisades and two residence sessions at Cornell each year
Oversees class weekends at Palisades to engage students and collect feedback
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