Teaching at CBS


CBS Templates (CBS logo, email signature, stationery, PowerPoint presentation, etc.)

Core Syllabus Template

Elective Syllabus Template

For All Classes

Columbia Core Culture

The purpose of Columbia Core Culture is to promote the values of a consistent classroom environment of mutual respect, preparation and engagement in core and elective courses.


  • On time and present for the entire session
  • Attendance tracked


  • Complete pre-work needed, expect cold calling
  • Bring nameplates and necessary course material


  • Constructive participation expected and part of grade
  • No electronic devices unless for educational purposes. When allowed, should be directive, active, and specific with use.

Honor Code of Columbia Business School

Columbia Business School Honor Code

Read about the CBS Honor Code here

Getting to Know CBS

CBS Acronyms

Divisional Chairs and Administrators

Start of Semester Checklist

For Core Classes

MBA Core Curriculum

Core Course Coordinators and Core Faculty

Academic Representative Responsibilities