Summer and Fall 2020

This page lists the required textbooks for upcoming courses. Unless noted, all materials are required and should be brought to the first class meeting.

Charges for course materials (Harvard cases, assessments, simulations, or hard copy course packets) will be billed to your U-Bill. You will not be charged if you drop the course before the drop deadline (see details).

Ordering information 

Online MBA (Summer)

Fall 2020

Fall 2020

BAIS:6040: EXA—Data Programming in Python—Instructor: Jeff Hendricks
No Required textbook: 

BAIS:6040: EXB—Data Programming in Python—Instructor: Kang Pyo Lee
No Required textbook: 

BAIS:6050: EXF—Data Management and Visual Analytics—Instructor: Kang Zhao
No Required textbook:

BAIS:6070: EXA—Data Science—Instructor: Jeff Hendricks
Required textbook: Data Science For Business Required, ISBN:9781449361327 Author: Provost, Publisher: O'Reilly Media Incorporated (Ingram) ©2013 Approximate Price: $41.99

BAIS:6070: EXB—Data Science—Instructor: Gokul Murugesan
No Required textbook: 

BAIS:6110: EXB—Big Data Management and Analytics—Instructor: Xun Zhou
No Required textbook: 

BAIS:6140: EXB—Information Visualization—Instructor: Miguel Encarnacao
Required textbook: Now You See It. ISBN: 9780970601988. Author: Few, Stephen. Publisher: Independent Publishing Group ©2009 .

ENTR:9400: EXD—Evaluating Innovation Opportunities—Instructor: Wade Steenhoek
Required textbook: 

ENTR:9450: EXO—Strategic Mgmt. of Tech & Innovation—Instructor: Kurt Heiar
Required textbook: HBR's 10 Must Reads On Innovation, Harvard Business Review Press 2019, ISBN:978-1-4224-8985-6. Talking to Humans 1st Ed, Giff Constable 2014, ISBN: 978-0-9908009-2-7 (Provided on ICON Free). Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

FIN:9150: EXD—Financial Modeling and Firm Valuation—Instructor: Dirk Laschanzky
Required textbook: Investment Valuation - University Edition, Aswath Damodaran, 3rd Edition, Wiley ISBN# 978-1-118-13073-5

FIN:9230: EXD—Real Estate Finance and Investments—Instructor: Jarjisu Sa-Aadu
Required textbook: Real Estate Finance and Investments, 16th Edition, William B. Brueggeman and Jeffrey D. Fisher, ISBN: 9781259919688.

FIN:9300: EXO—Corporate Investment & Finance Decisions—Instructor: Mahmut Ilerisoy
Required textbook: Corporate Finance, 4th Edition Jonathan Berk, Peter DeMarzo ISBN:9780134083278 Cases will need to be purchased, a link will be posted on the class ICON site.

MBA:8110: EXD—Marketing Management—Instructor: Tom Gruca
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MBA:8110: EXV—Marketing Management—Instructor: Tom Gruca
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MBA:8120: EXD—Management in Organizations—Instructor: Ning Li
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase

MBA:8120: EXO—Management in Organizations—Instructor: Ning Li
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase

MBA:8120: EXV—Management in Organizations—Instructor: Jason Glass
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase

MBA:8130: EXC—Business Communication—Instructor: Nickolas Westergaard
No Required textbook: HBR Guide to Better Business Writing.” 978-1-4221-8403-5 Garner, Bryan A.; Harvard Business Review Press, © 2012, $19.95.HBR Guide to Persuasive Presentations.” 978-1-4221-8710-4 Duarte, Nancy; Harvard Business Review Press, © 2012, $19.95

MBA:8140: EXC—Corporate Financial Reporting—Instructor: Dain Donelson 
Required textbook: Easton, P.D., J.J. Wild, R.F. Halsey, and M. McAnally Financial Accounting for MBAs, 8th Edition, 2021, 
Cambridge Business Publishers ISBN: 978-1-61853-358-6. Please note that this is the EIGHTH EDITION (the previous editions are out-of-date). 

MBA:8140: EXD—Corporate Financial Reporting—Instructor: Mark Penno  
Required textbook: Easton, P.D., J.J. Wild, R.F. Halsey, and M. McAnally Financial Accounting for MBAs, 8th Edition, 2021, 
Cambridge Business Publishers ISBN: 978-1-61853-358-6. Please note that this is the EIGHTH EDITION (the previous editions are out-of-date). 

MBA:8140: EXO—Corporate Financial Reporting—Instructor: Paul Hribar 
Required textbook: Financial Accounting for MBAs, 8e by Easton, Wild, Halsey, McAnally. New Edition ISBN: 978-1-61853-358-6 Copyright 2021.

MBA:8150: EXC—Business Analytics—Instructor: Phil Jones
No Required textbook: 

MBA:8150: EXO—Business Analytics—Instructor: Ben Margolin
Required textbook: Data, Models, and Decisions: The Fundamentals of Management Science, by D. Bertsimas and R.M. Freund, ISBN 0-9759146-0-X.

MBA:8150: EXQ—Business Analytics—Instructor: Ben Margolin
Required textbook: Data, Models, and Decisions: The Fundamentals of Management Science, by D. Bertsimas and R.M. Freund, ISBN 0-9759146-0-X. 

MBA:8150: EXW—Business Analytics—Instructor: Rick Jerz
Required textbook: "Statistical Techniques in Business & Economics," 18th Ed., Douglas A. Lind, William G. Marchal, and Samuel A. Wathen, McGraw Hill Irwin, 2021. ISBN 978-1-260-23947-8. This textbook can be purchased from the Bookstore. The 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th or 17th editions are permitted but must be purchased elsewhere. Note: no special DVDs or software keys are required, just the textbook.

MBA:8160: EXD—Managerial Economics—Instructor: Ann Villamil
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MBA:8160: EXW—Managerial Economics—Instructor: Ann Villamil
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MBA:8180: EXD—Managerial Finance—Instructor: Jeffrey Hart 
Required textbook: Fundamentals of Financial Management, Concise ISBN:9781337902571  Author: Brigham  Publisher: Cengage ©2019.

MBA:8180: EXO—Managerial Finance—Instructor: Thomas Rietz
Required textbook: Berk, Jonathan and Peter DeMarzo, Corporate Finance: The Core, 4th or 5th Edition, Pearson, ©2017 or ©2017. ISBN-13: 978-0134202648. Any edition will do. Students DO NOT need access to MyFinanceLab.  

MBA:8180: EXQ—Managerial Finance—Instructor: Art Durnev
Required textbook:  Jonathan Berk (Author), Peter DeMarzo (Author), Corporate Finance, 4th edition. ISBN-13: 978-0134408897; ISBN-10: 0134408896 ONLY TEXTBOOK, NO ADDITIONAL SUPPLEMENTS.

MBA:8240: EXD—Operations and Supply Chain—Instructor: Phil Jones
No Required textbook:  

MBA:8240: EXO—Operations and Supply Chain—Instructor: Ann Campbell
Required textbook: Matching Supply With Demand: An Introductino to Operations Management, ISBN: 9780078096655, Author(s) Cachon and Terwiesch. Cases will need to be purchased, a link will be posted on the class ICON site. 

MBA:8300: EXC—Foundations in Strategy—Instructor: Arturs Kalnins
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MBA:8300: EXD—Foundations in Strategy—Instructor: Rick Marolt
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MBA:8300: EXO—Foundations in Strategy—Instructor: Rick Marolt
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MBA:8310: EXC—Business Integration—Instructor: Scott Arneson & Gary Gaeth
No Required textbook:

MBA:8310: EXD—Business Integration—Instructor: Robert Stahlin & Gary Gaeth
No Required textbook:

MBA:8310: EXQ—Business Integration—Instructor: Jon Gray & Gary Gaeth
No Required textbook:

MBA:8310: EXW—Business Integration—Instructor: Jon Gray 
No Required textbook:

MGMT:9110: EXO—Dynamics of Negotiations—Instructor: Erin Johnson
Required textbook: 

MGMT:9120: EXO—Leadership and Personal Development—Instructor: Amy Colbert
Required textbook: The Leadership Challenge (6th edition) by James Kouzes and Barry Posner. ISBN-13: 978-1119278962. 

MGMT:9210: EXO—Law and Ethics—Instructor: Andrew Hosmanek
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MGMT:9230: EXC—Managing and Preventing Conflict—Instructor: Jay Christensen-Szalanski
No Required textbook:

MGMT:9250: EXD—Managing Employee Performance—Instructor: Beth Livingston
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MKTG:9015: EXO—Social Media Marketing for Business—Instructor: Nickolas Westergaard
No Required textbook: Likable Social Media.” ISBN: 978-0-07-183626; Kerpen, Dave; McGraw Hill; 2nd edition ©2015; $24.00. The NOW Revolution.” (OPTIONAL) ISBN: 978-0-07-470-92327. Baer, Jay; Naslund, Amber. Wiley, 1st edition ©2011. $24.95. This book is listed as optional as it is referenced during class, however, the time to read it in its entity may not be realistic in the 5–6 week course format. Cases will need to be purchased, a link will be posted on the class ICON site.

MKTG:9330: EXO—Product and Pricing Management—Instructor: John Murry
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MKTG:9350: EXO—Marketing Communication and Promotions—Instructor: Robert Rouwenhorst
Required textbook: "Advertising, Promotion, and other aspects of integrated Marketing Communications". 10th Edition ©2018, by J. Craig Andrews and Terence A. Shimp; Cengage, ISBN 9781337282659 Note: Electronic supplements are not needed so students are free to purchase/rent used copies as wellAdditional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

 

Professional MBA—Cedar Rapids

MBA:8110: EXC—Marketing Management—Instructor: Mark Winkler
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase

MBA:8160: EXC—Managerial Economics—Instructor: Anne Villamil 
Required textbook: Introduction to Economic Analysis. By McAfee and Lewis. Saylor Foundation. Download from the Open Textbook Library (no charge): https://resources.saylor.org/wwwresources/archived/site/textbooks/Introduction%20to%20Economic%20Analysis.pdf Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase

MBA:8180: EXC—Managerial Finance—Instructor: Jon Garfinkel 
No Required textbook: 

MGMT:9185: EXC—Project Management—Instructor: Bernard Dutchik
Required textbook: Project Management Essentials: (Fourth Edition)•ISBN: 978-1-938548-97-0•Authors: Athayde, Elswick, Lombard

MKTG:9015: EXC—Social Media Marketing for Business—Instructor: Nickolas Westergaard
Required textbook: Likable Social Media. ISBN: 978-0-07-183626; Kerpen, Dave; McGraw Hill; 2nd edition ©2015. The NOW Revolution. ISBN: 978-0-07-470-92327. Baer, Jay; Naslund, Amber. Wiley, 1st edition ©2011. Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MSCI:6060: EXB—Data Programming in R—Instructor: Yvonne Galusha
Optional textbook: Art of R Programming, A Tour of Statistical Sofware Design by Norman Matloff. ISBN: 13-978-1-59327-384-2 Note: This optional textbook is available in free digital form through UI Libraries. R for Everyone: Advanced Analytics and Graphics by Jared Lander. ISBN: 13-978-0134546926. Second Edition. Addison-Wesley Data & Analytics Series. R for Data Science by Garrett Grolemund and Hadley Wickham. ISBN:13-978-1491910399. O'Reilly Media.

MSCI:6070: EXB—Data Science—Instructor: Nick Street
Required textbook: Data Science for Business, Fawcett & Provost, O'Reilly, 9781449374273

Professional MBA—Iowa City

Professional MBA—Des Moines

MBA:8120: EXD—Management in Organizations—Instructor: Roland Blank
Required textbook: 

MBA:8150: EXD—Business Analytics—Instructor: Ben Margolin
Required textbook: Data, Models, and Decisions: The Fundamentals of Management Science, by D. Bertsimas and R.M. Freund, ISBN 0-9759146-0-X

MBA:8160: EXD—Managerial Economics—Instructor: Anne Villamil 
Required textbook: Introduction to Economic Analysis. By McAfee and Lewis. Saylor Foundation. Download from the Open Textbook Library (no charge): https://resources.saylor.org/wwwresources/archived/site/textbooks/Introduction%20to%20Economic%20Analysis.pdf. Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase

MBA:8180: EXD—Managerial Finance—Instructor: Jon Garfinkel 
No Required textbook: 

MBA:8300: EXD—Foundations in Strategy—Instructor: Joe Benesh 
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase

FIN:9140: EXD—Corporate and Financial Risk Management—Instructor: Erik Lie
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase

MBA:8130: EXD—Business Communication—Instructor: Nickolas Westergaard
Required textbook: HBR Guide to Better Business Writing. 978-1-4221-8403-5 Garner, Bryan A.; Harvard Business Review Press, © 2012. HBR Guide to Persuasive Presentations. 978-1-4221-8710-4 Duarte, Nancy; Harvard Business Review Press, © 2012.

MKTG:9015: EXD—Social Media Marketing for Business—Instructor: Nickolas Westergaard
Required textbook: Likable Social Media. ISBN: 978-0-07-183626; Kerpen, Dave; McGraw Hill; 2nd edition ©2015. The NOW Revolution. ISBN: 978-0-07-470-92327. Baer, Jay; Naslund, Amber. Wiley, 1st edition ©2011. Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MSCI:6040: EXA—Data Programming in Python—Instructor: Jeff Hendricks
Recommended textbook: Python Data Science Handbook, Essential Tools for Working with Data. ISBN: 978-1491912058 Publisher: O'Reilly Media Author: Jake VanderPlas 2.) Python for Data Analysis, 2nd Edition ISBN:978-1491957653 Publisher: O'Reilly Media Author: Wes McKinney

MSCI:6050: EXA—Data Management and Visual Analytics—Instructor: Kristina Bigsby
No Required textbook.

MSCI:6060: EXB—Data Programming in R—Instructor: Yvonne Galusha
Optional textbook: Art of R Programming, A Tour of Statistical Sofware Design by Norman Matloff. ISBN: 13-978-1-59327-384-2 Note: This optional textbook is available in free digital form through UI Libraries. R for Everyone: Advanced Analytics and Graphics by Jared Lander. ISBN: 13-978-0134546926. Second Edition. Addison-Wesley Data & Analytics Series. R for Data Science by Garrett Grolemund and Hadley Wickham. ISBN:13-978-1491910399. O'Reilly Media.

Professional MBA—Quad Cities

MBA:8120: EXQ—Management in Organizations—Instructor: Roland Blank
Required textbook: 

MBA:8150: EXQ—Business Analytics—Instructor: Ben Margolin
Required textbook: Data, Models, and Decisions: The Fundamentals of Management Science, by D. Bertsimas and R.M. Freund, ISBN 0-9759146-0-X

MBA:8180: EXQ—Managerial Finance—Instructor: Jon Garfinkel 
No Required textbook

 

FIN:9140: EXQ—Corporate and Financial Risk Management—Instructor: Erik Lie
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase

MGMT:9230: EXQ—Managing and Preventing Conflict—Instructor: Jay Christensen-Szalanski
No Required textbook: 

MSCI:9010: EXQ—Contemporary Topics in Analytics: Agile Project Management—Instructor: Wayne Kaul
Required textbook: PMI-ACP Exam Prep (updated second edition), ISBN: 978-1-932735-98-7. Author: Griffiths, Mike. Publisher: RMC Publications ©2015
Additionally, cases will need to be purchased, a link will be posted on the class ICON site.

MSCI:6040: EXF—Data Programming in Python—Instructor: Jeff Hendricks
Recommended textbook: Python Data Science Handbook, Essential Tools for Working with Data. ISBN: 978-1491912058 Publisher: O'Reilly Media Author: Jake VanderPlas 2.) Python for Data Analysis, 2nd Edition ISBN:978-1491957653 Publisher: O'Reilly Media Author: Wes McKinney.

MSCI:6070: EXB—Data Science—Instructor: Nick Street
Required textbook: Data Science for Business, Fawcett & Provost, O'Reilly, 9781449374273

 

 

Professional MBA—Web and Hybrid

MBA:8110: EXO—Marketing Management—Instructor: Dhananjay Nayakankuppam
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MBA:8120: EXO—Management in Organizations—Instructor: David Deyak
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MBA:8120: EXV—Management in Organizations—Instructor: Semin Park 
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MBA:8140: EXO—Corporate Financial Reporting—Instructor: Kevin Markle
Required textbook: Textbook (hard copy or electronic, purchased or rented): Financial Accounting for MBAs (Seventh Edition); ISBN: 978-1-61853-231-2; Authors: Easton, Wild, Halsey, and McAnally; Publisher: Cambridge Business Publishers; Copyright Year: 2018. myBusinessCourse: online resources from the publisher to accompany the textbook. We will use these extensively. They are required. NOTE: students will be encouraged to use the electronic version because this is the last term for the 7th edition. 

MBA:8150: EXO—Business Analytics—Instructor: Rick Jerz
Required textbook: Statistical Techniques in Business & Economics, 18th Ed., Douglas A. Lind, William G. Marchal, and Samuel A. Wathen, McGraw Hill Irwin, 2021. ISBN 978-1-260-23947-8. This textbook can be purchased from the UIowa Bookstore. The 13th14th, 15th, 16th or 17th editions are permitted but must be purchased elsewhere. Note: no special DVDs or software keys are required, just the textbook.

MBA:8150: EXW—Business Analytics—Instructor: Ben Margolin
Required textbook: Data, Models, and Decisions: The Fundamentals of Management Science, by D. Bertsimas and R.M. Freund, ISBN 0-9759146-0-X

MBA:8160: EXW—Managerial Economics—Instructor: Anne Villamil
Required textbook: Introduction to Economic Analysis. By McAfee and Lewis. Saylor Foundation. Download from the Open Textbook Library (no charge): https://resources.saylor.org/wwwresources/archived/site/textbooks/Introduction%20to%20Economic%20Analysis.pdf Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MBA:8180: EXO—Managerial Finance—Instructor: Dirk Laschanzky
Required textbook: Corporate Finance: The Core, Fifth Edition, Jonathan Berk & Peter DeMarzo, Pearson Publishing, ISBN: 0-13-518379-0 Berk, Jonathan and Peter DeMarzo, Corporate Finance:  The Core, 4th Edition, Pearson, ©2017.  ISBN-13: 978-0134202648

MBA:8240: EXW—Operations and Supply Chain—Instructor: Jennifer Blackhurst
Recommended textbook: Matching Supply With Demand by Cachon and Terwiesch. ISBN: 978-0073525204. McGraw Hill 3rd Edition. 
Note: If you have the second edition, the relevant material is there, but the chapters have shifted around a bit. There is also a 4th edition but I have not moved to that yet.

MBA:8300: EXO—Foundations in Strategy—Instructor: Arturs Kalnins
Required textbook: 

MBA:8310: EXW—Business Integration—Instructor: Jon Gray
No Required textbook.

ENTR:9100: EXO—Entrepreneurship and Innovation—Instructor: David Hensley
Required textbook: 

MBA:8130: EXD—Business Communication—Instructor: Nickolas Westergaard
Required textbook: HBR Guide to Better Business Writing. 978-1-4221-8403-5 Garner, Bryan A.; Harvard Business Review Press, © 2012. HBR Guide to Persuasive Presentations. 978-1-4221-8710-4 Duarte, Nancy; Harvard Business Review Press, © 2012.

MGMT:9130: EXO—Strategic Management of Change—Instructor: Susan Dustin
Required textbook: Leading Change by John Kotter.  This book is widely available and any edition will do.  Publisher:  Harvard Business School Press, 2012.  ISBN 10: 9781422186435. Additional cases will need to be purchased a a link will be posted onteh class ICON site. 

MGMT:9220: EXO—Maximizing Team Performance—Instructor: Gale Mote
Required textbook: 1.) Lencioni, Patrick.  The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable.  Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2002. ISBN# 0-7879-6075-6
2.) Stein, Steven J. Ph.D. and Book, Howard E. M.D. The EQ Edge: Emotional Intelligence and Your Success (Third Edition), Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2011. ISBN # 978-0470681619 3.) The Arbinger Institute. The Outward Mindset – Seeing Beyond Ourselves. How to Change Lives and Transform Organizations. Expanded Second Edition Berrett-Koehler, 2016. ISBN#: 978-1523087303. There will be approximately a $95 fee charged to your UBILL for assessment to be used in class. Additionally, cases will need to be purchased, a link will be posted on the class ICON site.

MGMT:9220: EXW—Maximizing Team Performance—Instructor: Gale Mote
Required textbook: 1.) Lencioni, Patrick.  The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable.  Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2002. ISBN# 0-7879-6075-6
2.) Stein, Steven J. Ph.D. and Book, Howard E. M.D. The EQ Edge: Emotional Intelligence and Your Success (Third Edition), Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2011. ISBN # 978-0470681619 3.) The Arbinger Institute. The Outward Mindset – Seeing Beyond Ourselves. How to Change Lives and Transform Organizations. Expanded Second Edition Berrett-Koehler, 2016. ISBN#: 978-1523087303. There will be approximately a $95 fee charged to your UBILL for assessment to be used in class. Additionally, cases will need to be purchased, a link will be posted on the class ICON site.

MGMT:9230: EXO—Managing and Preventing Conflict—Instructor: Jay Christensen-Szalanski
Required textbook: 

MGMT:9230: EXQ—Managing and Preventing Conflict—Instructor: Jay Christensen-Szalanski
Required textbook: 

MKTG:9015: EXC—Social Media Marketing for Business—Instructor: Nickolas Westergaard
Required textbook: Likable Social Media. ISBN: 978-0-07-183626; Kerpen, Dave; McGraw Hill; 2nd edition ©2015. The NOW Revolution. ISBN: 978-0-07-470-92327. Baer, Jay; Naslund, Amber. Wiley, 1st edition ©2011. Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MKTG:9015: EXD—Social Media Marketing for Business—Instructor: Nickolas Westergaard
Required textbook: Likable Social Media. ISBN: 978-0-07-183626; Kerpen, Dave; McGraw Hill; 2nd edition ©2015. The NOW Revolution. ISBN: 978-0-07-470-92327. Baer, Jay; Naslund, Amber. Wiley, 1st edition ©2011. Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MKTG:9155: EXD—Digital Marketing Insights, Strategies and Appl.—Instructor: Michael Wokosin
Required textbook: 

Professional MBA—Global Learning Opportunities (GLO)

Online MBA—Web

MBA:8110: EXO—Marketing Management—Instructor: Dhananjay Nayakankuppam
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MBA:8120: EXO—Management in Organizations—Instructor: David Deyak
Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MBA:8120: EXV—Management in Organizations—Instructor: Semin Park
Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

MBA:8140: EXO—Corporate Financial Reporting—Instructor: Kevin Markle
Required textbook: Textbook (hard copy or electronic, purchased or rented): Financial Accounting for MBAs (Seventh Edition); ISBN: 978-1-61853-231-2; Authors: Easton, Wild, Halsey, and McAnally; Publisher: Cambridge Business Publishers; Copyright Year: 2018. myBusinessCourse: online resources from the publisher to accompany the textbook. We will use these extensively. They are required. NOTE: students will be encouraged to use the electronic version because this is the last term for the 7th edition. 

MBA:8150: EXO—Business Analytics—Instructor: Rick Jerz
Required textbook: Statistical Techniques in Business & Economics," 18th Ed., Douglas A. Lind, William G. Marchal, and Samuel A. Wathen, McGraw Hill Irwin, 2021. ISBN 978-1-260-23947-8. This textbook can be purchased from the UIowa Bookstore. The 13th14th, 15th, 16th or 17th editions are permitted but must be purchased elsewhere. Note: no special DVDs or software keys are required, just the textbook.

MBA:8150: EXW—Business Analytics—Instructor: Ben Margolin
Required textbook: Data, Models, and Decisions: The Fundamentals of Management Science, by D. Bertsimas and R.M. Freund, ISBN 0-9759146-0-X

MBA:8180: EXO—Managerial Finance—Instructor: Dirk Laschanzky
Required textbook: Corporate Finance: The Core, Fifth Edition, Jonathan Berk & Peter DeMarzo, Pearson Publishing, ISBN: 0-13-518379-0 or Berk, Jonathan and Peter DeMarzo, Corporate Finance:  The Core, 4th Edition, Pearson, ©2017.  ISBN-13: 978-0134202648

MBA:8300: EXO—Foundations in Strategy—Instructor: Arturs Kalnins
No Required textbook: Additional cases will need to be purchased. A link will be on the course ICON site for students to purchase.

 

ENTR:9100: EXO—Entrepreneurship and Innovation—Instructor: David Hensley
Required textbook: 

MGMT:9130: EXQ—Strategic Management of Change—Instructor: Susan Dustin
Required textbook: Leading Change by John Kotter.  This book is widely available and any edition will do.  Publisher:  Harvard Business School Press, 2012.  ISBN 10: 9781422186435. Additional cases will need to be purchased a a link will be posted on the class ICON site. 

MGMT:9220: EXO—Maximizing Team Performance—Instructor: Gale Mote
Required textbook: 1.) Lencioni, Patrick.  The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable.  Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2002. ISBN# 0-7879-6075-6
2.) Stein, Steven J. Ph.D. and Book, Howard E. M.D. The EQ Edge: Emotional Intelligence and Your Success (Third Edition), Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2011. ISBN # 978-0470681619 3.) The Arbinger Institute. The Outward Mindset – Seeing Beyond Ourselves. How to Change Lives and Transform Organizations. Expanded Second Edition Berrett-Koehler, 2016. ISBN#: 978-1523087303. There will be approximately a $95 fee charged to your UBILL for assessment to be used in class. Additionally, cases will need to be purchased, a link will be posted on the class ICON site.

MGMT:9220: EXW—Maximizing Team Performance—Instructor: Gale Mote
Required textbook: 1.) Lencioni, Patrick.  The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable.  Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2002. ISBN# 0-7879-6075-6
2.) Stein, Steven J. Ph.D. and Book, Howard E. M.D. The EQ Edge: Emotional Intelligence and Your Success (Third Edition), Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2011. ISBN # 978-0470681619 3.) The Arbinger Institute. The Outward Mindset – Seeing Beyond Ourselves. How to Change Lives and Transform Organizations. Expanded Second Edition Berrett-Koehler, 2016. ISBN#: 978-1523087303. There will be approximately a $95 fee charged to your UBILL for assessment to be used in class. Additionally, cases will need to be purchased, a link will be posted on the class ICON site.

MGMT:9230: EXO—Managing and Preventing Conflict—Instructor: Jay Christensen-Szalanski
No Required textbook: 

MKTG:9155: EXO—Digital Marketing Insights, Strategies and Appl.—Instructor: Michael Wokosin
Required textbook: Digital Marketing Strategy: An Integrated Approach to Online Marketing. By Simon Kingsnorth

MSCI:9010: EXQ—Contemporary Topics in Analytics: Agile Project Management—Instructor: Wayne Kaul
Required textbook: PMI-ACP Exam Prep (updated second edition), ISBN: 978-1-932735-98-7. Author: Griffiths, Mike. Publisher: RMC Publications ©2015
Additionally, cases will need to be purchased, a link will be posted on the class ICON site.

 

 

Online MBA—Global Learning Opportunities (GLO)

Ordering information

Textbooks

All textbooks are available online through Iowa Book and Supply unless otherwise noted. Iowa Book and Supply will ship your purchases to you. Prices can be found on the company website. ISBN numbers listed are per Iowa Book and Supply and may not be valid for online vendors. 

You are welcome to use online vendors to purchase textbooks, but please be careful to purchase the correct item and edition, and ensure shipping is managed so the books are in hand prior to the first day of class.

Jumpbooks

If you see a listing for a "Jumpbook," it's a digital version of the textbook. They're significantly less expensive than the hard copy, but have no resale value and are good for one semester only. It's offered as an alternative to the hard copy book.

Electronic course packets

Students will be notified of how to access electronic course/case packets by the instructor on ICON. They are not available elsewhere or through Iowa Book and Supply. Typically links to purchase case packets are posted on course ICON sites. 

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