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Prepare to Make an Impact.
At Columbia, at the very center of business, you’ll learn to respond dynamically to any challenge. You’ll gain the skills you need to succeed in a fast-moving, competitive business environment and see how to create opportunities where they once seemed impossible. At our School, in the heart of New York City, you’ll learn these tools from the most influential figures in industry today.
Once you become a member of our entrepreneurial-minded community, you’ll get the support and guidance you need to transform your perspective and your career. To learn more about the Columbia MBA Program, download the brochure, plan a campus visit, arrange to speak with a current student, sit in on a class, or join us for an off campus event near you.

Benefits and Features

The Columbia community is comprised of students who are dedicated, tenacious, innovative, and possess an endless curiosity for uncovering savvy business solutions. Here are some highlights to give you a sense of what's in store for the next two years.

The Center

Columbia Business School offers students exposure to the very pulse of business. Watch the video to find out more.

Academics

Designed by our world-class faculty members, the Columbia curriculum evolves as business evolves, preparing our students not just to navigate change, but to use it to create opportunities.

MBA Academics

Student Life

Our diverse, supportive, and entrepreneurial-minded community creates bonds among students that last long after graduation.

MBA Students Outdoors

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Clubs>

Columbia Business School's student-led clubs are a true strength of the community, hosting events of all kinds both on and off campus.

 

The Neighborhood>

Our students rave about the Morningside Heights neighborhood that surrounds the Business School. It's easy to understand why.

Career Advantages

We don't just teach you the lessons you'll need to excel in your next job. We also give you access to opportunity, to take you wherever your passion leads. Our Career Management Center will work with you in your job search from your first term until you graduate, and our Alumni Career Services office will help keep your job-search skills fresh the next time you want to make a move.

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Career-Focused Paths>

Columbia Business School’s core curriculum is comprehensive and flexible so that students can gain expertise in a particular discipline.

 

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Columbia Business School prepares its students not just to navigate change, but to use it to create new opportunities.

Admissions

Are you ready to take the next step? Learn more about our admissions process, including deadlines, requirements, and determine whether the January or August-entry is right for you.

Defining Business Leadership Worldwide

 

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Voices of Columbia Business School

Get a glimpse into the experiences of MBA and EMBA students, and connect with Admissions officers for events and application information.

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Discover tips on how to make the most of your time at Columbia Business School.

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At the Very Center of Business

See how Columbia Business School puts you at the very center of business, where chances for success revolve all around.

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Since 1916, Columbia Business School has lived at the heart of the business world, New York City, building symbiotic relationships with leading innovators and global trendsetters and offering students exposure to the very pulse of industry.

Today, we continue to enjoy daily insights from the influential figures driving current practices. Our renowned faculty members are leaders in their fields, producing groundbreaking research across areas, and our worldwide alumni network continues to grow and impact change. At the Business School today, we’re celebrating our place at the very center of it all.

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Surf the Social Stream

Follow the School's social conversation on our Connect Online page, which puts #CBSAtTheCenter of social media.

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The strength of our School lies in our community, and the community connects online. Our Connect Online page makes it easy to see what the community says about what puts #CBSAtTheCenter of so many lives.

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The Core: Experience the Impact of Knowledge

The Columbia Core Curriculum imparts unparalleled perspectives that inspire and challenge, and connect the dots to success.

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The Columbia Core Curriculum is informed by thought leadership from the world’s leading-edge business environment. Our faculty's groundbreaking research influences business practices in every sector while our curriculum develops leaders who can create opportunity in any situation.

In an MBA program at the very center of business, you’ll learn to respond dynamically to any challenge. You'll gain the skills you need to succeed in a fast-moving, competitive business environment and see how to create opportunities where they once seemed impossible. At Columbia, at the heart of New York City, you’ll learn it all from the most influential figures in industry today.

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Apply Now

MBA
Entry: January '15
Final: 10/8/14

MBA
Entry: August '15
Early: 10/8/14
Merit Fellowship Deadline: 1/7/15
Final: 4/15/15

EMBA: Friday/Saturday
Final: 6/4/14

EMBA-Americas
Final: 10/29/14

Did you Know?

37%

of the 2012 incoming class were international students

 

41,000

alumni in the Columbia Business School network

 

find out what the CBS community is thinking