We're hard to beat for business

At the Tippie College of Business, we’re educating the next generation of creative problem solvers, fearless leaders, entrepreneurs, disruptors, and innovators. In a word—you.

We encourage you to explore our world of opportunities—from seven undergraduate majors, graduate programs, PhD programs, executive education, and faculty research—and get a feel for all we can offer.

We’re excited to welcome you to your bright future in business.

See how we stack up

When you attend a university that’s consistently ranked among the best, its credibility and prestige follows you no matter where you go.

# 1

Best business school in Iowa

U.S. News & World Report, 2023

# 24

Best public business school

U.S. News & World Report, 2023

# 8

Best Online MBA Program

Fortune, 2023

There's so much waiting for you to explore

Thought leadership in action

As a Tier 1 research institution, our faculty is publishing relevant, accessible, actionable research on some of today’s most salient issues.

There’s a place for you here

The Tippie College of Business is committed to being a place where members of our community feel valued in an inclusive learning environment that promotes diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI).

3,091 undergraduates. 1,880 grad students. Countless opportunities to shine.


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Iowa MBA jumps 44 spots in U.S. News online program rankings

Wednesday, February 7, 2024
Online programs offered by the Tippie College of Business have been named among the best in the country in the 2024 rankings from U.S. News & World Report.

Wellmark contributes to Tippie’s Vaughan Institute for Risk Management and Insurance

Monday, February 5, 2024
Des Moines-based health insurer Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield has partnered with the Tippie College of Business' Vaughan Institute for Risk Management and Insurance on an innovative risk management and insurance program.


Let's Talk Money

Tuesday, February 27, 2024 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Pappajohn Business Building
Are you unconsciously sabotaging your financial goals? Do you understand your relationship with money?
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Hawkinson Institute Info Session

Tuesday, February 27, 2024 8:45pm
Pappajohn Business Building
Learn about careers in the fast-paced worlds of Investment Banking and Private Equity.
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Global Health Case Competition Kick-Off Event

Wednesday, February 28, 2024 12:30pm to 1:20pm
College of Public Health Building
Join us for the launch of the 7th annual IPHPRP Global Health Case Competition! This event will introduce this year's case topic, the competing teams, and the newly available grand prize.
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