Master of Management in Hospitality (MMH)
Admissions Process Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


As you work through the application and admissions process for the Master of Management in Hospitality (MMH) program, we recommend you review the FAQs listed below. If you have specific questions, you can contact the admissions office directly at mmh@sha.cornell.edu.

MMH program format and curriculum

Prospective MMH students often ask us how the MMH differs from an MBA program or other master’s programs in hospitality. The MMH program is unique in that it teaches business and management in the context of the hospitality industry. You’ll get the added benefit of the School of Hotel Administration (SHA) network, which is second to none. Learn more about the MMH program curriculum here.


Student experience

MMH students are passionate about the hospitality industry, dedicated to their coursework, and exemplify leadership. The MMH student experience will enhance your academic pursuits by providing valuable connections and professional challenges. Learn more about the MMH student experience here.


Application requirements

The admissions team reviews all MMH applications holistically, taking into consideration your written and video essay responses, your letters of recommendation, and your standardized test scores, among other components. Learn more about all MMH application requirements here.


MMH admissions process and financial aid

The MMH admissions team follows a straightforward admissions process and evaluates candidates throughout four application submission rounds.

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