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Program Not Just for Wall Street Part of MBA Revamp

A new University of Iowa MBA offering could give a competitive advantage to both students and employers in the Cedar Rapids-Iowa City corridor.

The UI's Tippie School of Management recently partnered with an international group to help students receive a prestigious credential. The UI is one of fewer than 30 schools in North America now partnered with the CFA Institute, a financial analyst association. The institute offers the Chartered Financial Analyst certification, an accreditation sought after by top professionals in the financial sector and often required by financial companies around the globe, from investment banks in London to Iowa companies such as Aegon and Principal Financial Group. There are about 300 CFA members in Iowa.

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