Study for an MBA at Columbia
Business School in New York
Reputation. Location. Global focus. A diverse and entrepreneurial
student body. Impressive intellectual capital drawn from a
world-renowned faculty. Leadership and momentum in business education.
Distinguished alumni. An unparalleled network. Columbia Business
School s competitive advantages ensure its preeminence.
A Class Apart
One of the most selective business schools in the world, Columbia
receives thousands of applications each year. Those accepted learn from
one another, from the 80 or so noted practitioners who serve as adjunct
professors and from the 118 full-time faculty members whose ideas shape
business worldwide. They also enjoy regular access to international
business leaders and enjoy life in a vibrant metropolis a cultural
capital as well as a global business center.
The Ivy League Edge
Columbia Business School students also gain the benefits of being part
of a university long known for its intellectual capital and cutting-edge
Sixty-four Nobel Prize winners have taught or studied at Columbia,
including current Business School faculty member Joseph Stiglitz, who
won the Nobel Prize in economics in 2001.
Dual degree programs allow MBA students a choice of 11 degrees at other
schools at the University.
Return on Investment
Columbia MBA students are extremely attractive to corporate recruiters,
who actively recruit on behalf of as many as 600 employers on campus
each year, holding thousands of interviews. The 2003 Forbes ranking,
based on return on investment, placed Columbia Business School No. 2.
The survey measured the pre-MBA and post-graduate income of the class of
1998. An article accompanying the magazine s previous survey was titled
The Whiz Kids and singled out the class of 1969 as one of the most
successful classes ever to graduate from a business school. What did
these graduates like about Columbia? Its curriculum, international
diversity and proximity to Wall Street.
216 Uris Hall, Columbia University, 3022 Broadway, New York, NY 10027