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Program Fees

The program fees for the Executive MBA Americas program are approximately $153,173**. The fees are payable to both Queen's University ($106,233 CDN) and Cornell University ($36,500 USD). The program fees cover tuition, books, all learning materials, career and team coaching, student assistance levy, as well as meals and accommodation during residential sessions.

Class of 2024

Instalment Due Date Queen's Fee (CDN) Cornell Fee (USD) Total Fee (CDN)
Deposit Upon Acceptance $5,000* $5,000*
First June 1, 2022 $21,558 $36,500 $68,498
Second September 1, 2022 $26,558 $26,558
Third January 1, 2023 $26,558 $26,558
Fourth May 1, 2023 $26,558 $26,558
School Fees $106,233 $36,500
Total Fees $153,173


**Assumes One Canadian Dollar = $0.78 US. Total fee will fluctuate with the US currency exchange rate.

Fees are subject to final approval from the Queen's Board of Trustees.

International students will be required to purchase the University Health Insurance Plan (UHIP) if they cannot provide evidence of equivalent coverage. A person is classified as a Domestic Student if they have Canadian citizenship, landed immigrant status, permanent resident status or dual Canadian citizenship. Key information can be found on the Queen's University International Centre website.



Smith School of Business has partnered with RBC to offer a student line of credit tailored to your needs. We recommend you reach out to one of the contacts below, as they are familiar with our program and your financing needs.

Alternatively, please contact the RBC Advice Centre at 1-800-769-2511 or visit your local RBC branch to speak to an advisor.

Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada only. Acceptance to the program does not guarantee or imply qualification for financing.

RBC Contacts

Suzanne Doherty

Julia Perkins

For international students only.

MPOWER Financial

MPOWER Financing offers loans to international students. To learn more or to start an application go to the MPOWER Financing website.


Participants who pay all or part of the program fees personally are eligible to claim a tuition tax credit on the tuition portion of the fees. For more information, ask a professional income tax advisor to give you an assessment of the impact of your tuition on your personal tax situation.

You and/or your spouse may be eligible to make tax-free withdrawals from your RRSP's to help fund your education. This program is considered full-time and is eligible for withdrawals under the LLP. Please contact your income tax advisor for details.

Sponsoring an employee in the Executive MBA Americas program is a wise and cost-effective business decision for organizations, since they will be adding to the skill set of their most promising managers.

To help you seek support from your organization, we have created a downloadable brochure entitled Executive MBA Americas – The Case for Sponsorship. You can also contact our program office for full details.

  Download Case for Sponsorship

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