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Encyclopedia > New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations

The New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations (ILR) at Cornell University was established in 1944 (first students admitted 1945) as the world's first school for college-level study in industrial and labor relations. Currently, it offers the only four-year undergraduate programs in industrial and labor relations in the United States. It is a state-supported statutory college and a partner of the State University of New York (SUNY). Cornell University is a research university whose main campus is located on the East Hill of Ithaca, New York, and whose two medical campuses are located in New York City and in Education City, Qatar, near Doha. ... In some educational systems, an undergraduate is a post-secondary student pursuing a Bachelors degree. ... In American higher education, particular to the state of New York, a statutory college or contract college is a college or school that is a component of an independent, private university that has been designated by the state legislature to receive significant public funding from the state. ... The State University of New York (acronym SUNY; usually pronounced SOO-nee) is a system of public institutions of higher education in New York, United States. ...


Forces leading to the creation of the school came from leaders in American business, industry, labor, government, and education, who felt that a new type of school was needed that focused on issues involving the American workplace. Cornell, with its dual Ivy League and state university heritage (see Cornell University for a listing of its state-supported and privately–endowed units), seemed to be an ideal place, among such aforementioned leaders, for a school that specialized in workplace issues. This article does not cite its references or sources. ... For the IBM collaboration software product, see IBM Workplace. ... The Ivy League is an athletic conference, founded in 1954, of eight private institutions of higher education located in the eastern United States. ... For alternate meanings see state university (disambiguation). ... Cornell University is a research university whose main campus is located on the East Hill of Ithaca, New York, and whose two medical campuses are located in New York City and in Education City, Qatar, near Doha. ...


The School of Industrial and Labor Relations enrolls about 780 undergraduates and approximately 200 graduate students.


Departments

The school is divided into six departments:

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Degrees

The school's undergraduate program leads to the B.S. in Industrial and Labor Relations. A five-year B.S./M.S. program is also offered. A Bachelor of Science (B.S., B.Sc. ... A Bachelor of Science (B.S., B.Sc. ... A masters degree is an academic degree usually awarded for completion of a postgraduate course of one or two years in duration. ...


The graduate-level degrees are offered through the Graduate School. The school has the following programs for graduate students: A graduate school or grad school (American English), or, in British English a postgraduate school, is a school that awards advanced degrees, with the general requirement that students must have earned an undergraduate (bachelors) degree. ... The Graduate School is a graduate school at Cornell University; it confers most professional and research masters degree and doctoral degrees in various fields of study for the university. ...

Master of Business Administration (MBA) is a tertiary degree in business management. ... The S.C. Johnson Graduate School of Management (JGSM) is the business school of Cornell University. ... It has been suggested that Ithaca Commons be merged into this article or section. ... The Empire State Building (right) and the Chrysler Building (left) are easily recognized symbols of New York City to the world. ... A masters degree is an academic degree usually awarded for completion of a postgraduate course of one or two years in duration. ... Doctor of Philosophy, or Ph. ...

External links

  • School of Industrial and Labor Relations
  • Explore Cornell: ILR


Units of Cornell University
Undergraduate Colleges and Schools:

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences | College of Architecture, Art and Planning | College of Arts and Sciences | College of Engineering | School of Hotel Administration | College of Human Ecology | School of Industrial and Labor Relations Cornell University is a research university whose main campus is located on the East Hill of Ithaca, New York, and whose two medical campuses are located in New York City and in Education City, Qatar, near Doha. ... Download high resolution version (1600x1595, 140 KB)taken from http://www. ... College of Agriculture and Life Sciences logo It has been suggested that Plant Biology at Cornell be merged into this article or section. ... The College of Architecture, Art and Planning (AAP) at Cornell University was established in 1871 as the School of Architecture, offering the first four-year course of study in architecture in the United States. ... College of Arts & Sciences logo The Arts Quad includes the original three buildings of the University, Morrill Hall, McGraw Hall, and White Hall, seen on the left. ... College of Engineering logo Cornell Universitys College of Engineering was founded in 1870 as the Sibley College of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanic Arts. ... The Cornell University School of Hotel Administration, one of the endowed colleges of Cornell University, is a world-renowned school for hospitality management founded in 1922. ... The College of Human Ecology (HumEc) is a statutory college at Cornell University. ...

Graduate/Professional Colleges and Schools:

Graduate School | Law School | S.C. Johnson Graduate School of Management | Weill Cornell Medical College in New York City | Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar | Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences | College of Veterinary Medicine The Graduate School is a graduate school at Cornell University; it confers most professional and research masters degree and doctoral degrees in various fields of study for the university. ... Cornell Law School, located in Ithaca, New York, is a graduate school of Cornell University. ... The S.C. Johnson Graduate School of Management (JGSM) is the business school of Cornell University. ... The Joan and Sanford I. Weill Medical College is the medical school and biomedical research unit of Cornell University. ... The Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar (WCMC-Q) was established on April 9, 2001, when Cornell University signed an agreement with the Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development to bring a branch of its medical school to Education City, Qatar near the capital of Doha. ... The Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences (WGSMS) is a graduate college of Cornell University that was founded in 1952 as an academic partnership between two major medical institutions in New York City: the Weill Cornell Medical College and the Sloan-Kettering Institute. ... The New York State College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University was founded in 1894, and is only one of two institutes of veterinary medicine in the Ivy League in the United States. ...


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Other Doctoral-Granting Institutions: College of Environmental Science and Forestry | HSC Brooklyn | HSC Syracuse | NYS College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (Cornell) | NYS College of Ceramics (Alfred) | NYS College of Human Ecology (Cornell) | NYS College of Veterinary Medicine (Cornell) | NYS School of Industrial and Labor Relations (Cornell) | State College of Optometry
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Online Program: SUNY Learning Network .

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