Learning from the Best

Iowa's respected business faculty lead challenging classroom discussions where business principles are applied to your day-to-day worklife. The program excels at transforming course material into real-life examples of current issues and best practices.


You're in Good Company

Because you're surrounded by other emerging business leaders from different industries, you'll gain a wide perspective on the world of business. The breadth of experiences provided by your classmates helps enhance your learning experience.


Return on Investment

As a busy working professional, you need a focused program that maximizes your time. The program's unique schedule and concentrated curriculum helps you earn a prestigious Iowa MBA degree in 21 months.

An International Reputation

International Reputation

Tippie consistently ranks as one of the top MBA programs in the United States.

The Impact Zone

Norm Johnson

During a visit to the College, former CEO Norm Johnson shared a few of the "lessons he has learned along the way" to Tippie students just preparing to launch their careers. Read more...

The Impact Zone

The Tippie Executive MBA Program

The University of Iowa Tippie Executive MBA Program offers an accelerated MBA degree in as little as 21 months for experienced business leaders. Executives will learn from world-class faculty about topical issues and content for success in today's business environment.

This full-service program caters to needs of business leaders so they can focus on their families, professional commitments, and course work. Iowa's MBA staff handles students' course registration, books, residency week lodging, travel, parking, food, in-country trip expenses, and graduation arrangements.

The program includes an exciting international seminar that includes a week of study in China during the student's final semester and highly qualified and engaging classmates who share valuable insights and knowledge to enhance the overall learning experience.

For more information call 877-428-0638 or send an email to

EMBA News & Events

  • Upcoming Information Sessions throughout Iowa. Sign up today to learn more by attending an informational lunch (12:00pm) or dinner (5:30pm) in a city near you!
  • Applications are now being accepted for the Iowa City EMBA program - Attend an information session at a location near you.
  • May 17 - Classes dismissed for summer (congratulations graduates!)
  • August 15 - 16 - Classes resume in Des Moines for the Class of 2015
  • August 18 - Residency Week begins in Iowa City for the Class of 2015 and the entering Class of 2016

Now Seeking Applications For Iowa City Class of 2016

We've begun admitting students into the next EMBA cohort beginning August 16, 2014 on campus in Iowa City. All interested applicants are encouraged to sign up for an informational meeting. This is a great opportunity to get an overview of the program. Register now for an informational meeting or call 877-428-0638 / email

There is no time like the present to join other busy professionals and advance your strategic business skills and acumen with an MBA from the University of Iowa.