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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Tippie to honor Kyle J. Krause with Schmidt Business Leadership Award

Friday, September 29, 2023
Kyle J. Krause, founder & CEO of Krause Group, will receive the Oscar C. Schmidt Iowa Business Leadership Award from the University of Iowa’s Tippie College of Business.
2023 Tippie Alumni of the Year Nicole Johnston and Cheryl Davenport

2 minutes with Tippie's Alumni of the Year

Monday, September 25, 2023
Get to know Tippie Alum of the Year Nicole Johnston (BBA94) and Tippie Young Alum of the Year Cheryl Davenport (BBA05).


Des Moines Hawkeyes - Iowa Healthiest State Walk

Wednesday, October 4, 2023 11:30am to 12:30pm
John and Mary Pappajohn Education Center
The Tippie College of Business Graduate & Professional Programs and the University of Iowa Center for Advancement are hosting an Iowa Healthiest State Walk at the University of Iowa building in downtown Des Moines. Join us and your fellow Hawkeyes on Wednesday, Oct. 4 to walk in person and show your Hawkeye spirit during Iowa’s Homecoming Week!  This event is open to all University of Iowa current students, alumni, and members of the community. Feel free to invite a friend, colleague, or...

PwC Accounting Workshop with Frank Zhang

Friday, October 6, 2023 1:30pm to 2:45pm
Pappajohn Business Building
Frank Zhang is a professor of Accounting at Yale University.
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Homecoming 2023 BBQ

Friday, October 6, 2023 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Pappajohn Business Building
Celebrate Homecoming 2023 with fellow alumni at the annual Tippie BBQ on the Pappajohn Business Building patio. Mingle with Tippie Dean Amy Kristof-Brown and enjoy FREE food (while supplies last) and fun family entertainment, including facepainting and a visit with Herky, prior to the parade. RSVP now.
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