Field of Hotel Administration Cornell University

Field of Hotel Administration Cornell University

Ithaca, NY
student ratio
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
Not Reported
acceptance rate
3 Departments and Programs
departments and programs


Master of Management in Hospitality

The Master of Management in Hospitality is the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration's flagship graduate management program. There's something different about a Cornell MMH. You have a vision to make things happen and a drive that sets the stage for opportunities...opportunities only you can create. You believe hospitality is more than an industry -- it's a passion. And you've come to the right place. This is where your journey to hospitality leadership begins.

Get there faster

Cornell's MMH program offers accelerated, hyper-focused programs with distinct areas of concentration, so you can pursue your passion -- faster. Whether you're driven by marketing, operations, real estate or a vision all your own, your MMH will put you on the fast track to success. Concentrations in Marketing Management, Operations & Revenue Management, Entrepreneurship and a graduate minor in Real Estate are offered to help students special in their area of interest.

Much more than an MBA

The MMH resides among the elite MBA programs as an AACSB-accredited business management degree. Cornell University School of Hotel Administration offers the leading hospitality-focused graduate management degree in the world. Simply stated, it's the optimal place to prepare for a lifetime of industry excellence and innovation -- hands down. The school is unsurpassed in preparing hospitality leaders who drive excellence, growth, and innovation. If you're looking for "the best of the best," MMH is it.

Once a Hotelie, always a Hotelie

Across the globe and a diverse portfolio of industries, MMH alumni have one thing in common: an uncompromising passion for moving the hospitality industry forward. As an MMH grad, you'll be connected instantly to the Cornell Hotel Society, a powerful and far-reaching network of esteemed business leaders who are committed to helping you push your opportunities further.

Learn from hospitality's finest

While earning your Cornell MMH, you'll learn from the most esteemed hospitality faculty and industry leaders in the world -- hospitality experts and innovators whose passion and vision will inspire yours in the classroom and beyond. Challenging classes and intensive engagement with industry luminaries position you for success, wherever your journey takes you.

Location & Contact

Field of Hotel Administration

Cornell University

180 Statler Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853
United States

Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 607-255-7245

Graduate Field Assistant

Phone: 607-255-6376

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Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Hotel Administration Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Hospitality Management Master of Management in Hospitality (MMH)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 54
    • Doctoral Degrees 5
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis (MS)
    • Doctoral Degrees Required and Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported


  • Acceptance Rate
    • Enrolled 63
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $95
    • Application Fee - International $95
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGMAT, 1 academic and 1 employer letter of recommendation, 2 interviews
    • Doctoral's DegreesGMAT, 1 academic and 1 employer letter of recommendation, 2 interviews
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableTeaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students64
    • Female Percentage45%
    • Male Percentage55%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students64
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian50%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian27%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown7%


  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty41
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage27%
    • Male Percentage73%


  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchHospitality finance; property-asset management; real estate; management, strategy, and human resources; organizational communication
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported