Summer 2018

  • Course schedule is subject to change.
  • Each course is 3 semester hours of credit.
  • Classes will not be held on Memorial Day or July 4.
  • View important registration details for Spring 2018 and Summer 2018 (including deadlines) on the Registration Information page.
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  • View descriptions of Professional MBA courses.

Professional MBA courses in Cedar Rapids are conducted at the Cedar Rapids Center at 221 2nd Ave. SE, Suite 300. Iowa City courses are in the Pomerantz Center or Pappajohn Business Building. See locations for more information.

Type Course and Instructor Dates and Times Room Prereq(s) and Notes
Core

MBA:8110:0EXC
Marketing Management

Nancy Abram

Mondays & Thursdays
May 14 - June 21
6:00 - 9:40 p.m.
303  
Core

MBA:8140:0EXC
Corporate Financial Reporting

Roy Pettibone

Tuesdays
May 15 - July 24
6:00 - 9:40 p.m.
303  
Core

MBA:8160:0EXC
Managerial Economics

A'mer Farooqi

Mondays & Thursdays
June 25 - July 30
6:00 - 9:40 p.m.
303  
Core

MBA:8180:0EXC
Managerial Finance

Erik Lie

Mondays & Thursdays
May 14 - June 21
6:00 - 9:40 p.m.
304 MBA:8140 or previous finance/accounting course work
Elective

ENTR:9700:0EXC
Entrepreneurship Business Consulting

Lee Eilers

Tuesdays
May 15 - July 31
6:00 - 9:40 p.m.

No class on July 24

304 This course will be delivered utilizing videoconference technologies. The instructor will originate from both Cedar Rapids and the Quad Cities on an alternating basis.
Elective

FIN:9230:0EXC
Real Estate Finance and Investments

Brent Prichard

Mondays
May 14 - July 30
6:00 - 9:40 p.m.
302 MBA:8180
Elective

MGMT:9260:0EXC
Strategic Employee Development

Ken Brown

May 30 - June 20
In-person sessions:
Wednesday - Friday
May 30 - June 1
Thursday - Friday
June 7 - 8
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
301 This course will be delivered in a 5-day in-person format coupled with preparatory and post class work. Note: For no tuition responsibility, the drop date is prior to 11:59 p.m. on May 29.
Elective

MKTG:9320:0EXC
Strategic Brand Positioning

D.J. Nayakankuppam

Mondays & Thursdays
July 2 - August 2
6:00 - 10:00 p.m.
301 MBA:8110
Elective

MSCI:6070:0EXC
Data Science

Yong Chen

Wednesdays
May 16 - August 1
6:00 - 10:00 p.m.

No class on June 27

302

MBA:8150 or MSCI:9100

Course held through the Business Analytics Certificate and Masters programs. Credits can be used to fulfill MBA elective credit.

Elective

MSCI:9130:0EXC
Lean Process Improvement

Phil Jones

July 2 - 20
In-person sessions:
Monday - Friday
July 9 - 13
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
301

MBA:8190 or MBA:8240

This course will be delivered in a 5-consecutive day in-person format coupled with preparatory and post class work. Note: For no tuition responsibility, the drop date is prior to 11:59 p.m. on July 1.

Elective

MSCI:9160:0EXC
Supply Chain Analytics

Phil Jones

Tuesdays & Thursdays
May 15 - June 21
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
302

MBA:8150 or MSCI:9100

Course held through the Business Analytics Certificate and Masters programs. Credits can be used to fulfill MBA elective credit.

Elective

MSCI:9185:0EXC
Project Management

Bernard Dutchik

Mondays & Thursdays
May 14 - June 21
6:00 - 9:40 p.m.
301  

Professional MBA courses in Des Moines are conducted at the John and Mary Pappajohn Education Center at 1200 Grand Ave. See locations for more information.

Type Course and Instructor Dates and Times Room Prereq(s) and Notes
Core

MBA:8110:0EXD
Marketing Management

Robert Rouwenhorst

Wednesdays
May 16 – August 1
6:00 – 9:40 pm

328  
Core

MBA:8120:0EXD
Management in Organizations

Matt McAllister

Mondays & Thursdays
June 25 – July 30
6:00 - 9:40 p.m.
328  
Core

MBA:8140:0EXD
Corporate Financial Reporting

Roy Pettibone

Wednesdays
May 23 – August 8
6:00 – 9:40 pm

301  
Core

MBA:8150:0EXD
Business Analytics

Patrick Johanns

Tuesdays
May 15 – July 24
6:00 - 9:40 p.m.
301  
Core

MBA:8160:0EXD
Managerial Economics

Don Szesycki

Mondays & Thursdays
May 14 – June 21
6:00 – 9:40 pm

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301  
Core

MBA:8180:0EXD
Managerial Finance

Artem Durnev

Tuesdays
May 15 – July 24
6:00 – 9:40 p.m.
308 MBA:8140 or previous finance/accounting course work
Elective

ENTR:9450:0EXD
Strategic Management of Technology and Innovation

Lynn Allendorf

Mondays & Thursdays
May 14 - June 21
6:00 - 9:40 p.m.
308  
Elective

FIN:9230:0EXD
Real Estate Finance and Investments

Randy Mundt

Wednesdays
May 16 - August 1
and Monday, July 2
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.

no class on July 4

308

Room 301 on July 2

MBA:8180
Elective

MGMT:9120:0EXD
Leadership and Personal Development

Ginny Wilson-Peters

Tuesdays
May 15 - July 17
and Saturday, June 2
Tuesdays
6:00 - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

No class on July 3

328  
Elective

MGMT:9220:0EXD
Maximizing Team Performance

Gale Mote

Fridays & Saturdays
May 11-12 and 18-19
June 1-2 and 8-9
Fridays
6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Saturdays
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
301

The May 12 class session conflicts with the MBA commencement ceremony. Please do not register for this course if you wish to attend the ceremony.

Elective

MGMT:9250:0EXD
Managing Employee Performance

Dennis Schrag

Mondays & Thursdays
May 14 - June 21
6:00 - 9:40 p.m.
328

MBA:8120

Elective

MKTG:9015:0EXD
Social Media Marketing for Business

Nick Westergaard

Mondays & Thursdays
June 25 - July 30
In-person sessions:
Mondays
6:00 – 9:40 p.m.
Online sessions:
Thursdays
7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
308

MBA:8110

Attendance at in-person sessions at the John and Mary Pappajohn Education Center (Des Moines) is required.

Elective

MSCI:6160:0EXD
Big Data Analytics

Amaury Lendasse

Wednesdays
May 16 - August 1
6:00 - 9:40 p.m.
218

(MBA:8150 or MSCI:9100) and (MSCI:6060 or MSCI:9060)

Course held through the Business Analytics Certificate and Masters programs. Credits can be used to fulfill MBA elective credit.

Elective

MSCI:9110:0EXD
Advanced Analytics

Dirk Hugen

Tuesdays & Thursdays
June 12 - August 2
6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
201

MBA:8150 or MSCI:9100

Course held through the Business Analytics Certificate and Masters programs. Credits can be used to fulfill MBA elective credit.

Elective

MSCI:9185:0EXD
Project Management

Wayne Kaul

July 2 - July 20
In-person sessions:
Monday - Friday
July 9 - 13
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
328 This course will be delivered in a 5-day in-person format coupled with preparatory and post class work. Note: For no tuition responsibility, the drop date is prior to 11:59 p.m. on July 1.

Unless otherwise noted, Professional MBA courses in the Quad Cities will be conducted at the Birchwood Learning Center at 4620 E. 53rd Street in Davenport. See locations for more information.

Type Course and Instructor Dates and Times Room Prereq(s) and Notes
Core

MBA:8110:0EXQ
Marketing Management

Mark Winkler

Mondays & Thursdays
May 14 - June 21
6:00 - 9:40 p.m.
120  
Core

MBA:8120:0EXQ
Management in Organizations

Susan Dustin

Tuesdays
May 15 - July 24
6:00 - 10:00 p.m.

No class on July 3

120  
Core

MBA:8150:0EXQ
Business Analytics

Ben Margolin

Wednesdays
May 16 - August 1
6:00 - 9:40 p.m.
120  
Core

MBA:8180:0EXQ
Managerial Finance

Jeffrey Hart

Mondays & Thursdays
May 14 - June 21
6:00 - 9:40 p.m.
112

MBA:8140 or previous finance/accounting course work

There will be no recording for this course.

Elective

ENTR:9700:0EXQ
Entrepreneurship Business Consulting

Lee Eilers

Tuesdays
May 15 - July 31
6:00 - 9:40 p.m.

No class on July 24

112 This course will be delivered utilizing videoconference technologies.  The instructor will originate from both Cedar Rapids and Quad Cities on an alternating basis.
Elective

MBA:8130:0EXQ
Business Communication

Nick Westergaard

June 25 - August 18

Online sessions:
Thursdays
5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
In-person sessions:
Friday & Saturday
August 17 - 18
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

120

Attendance at both online and in-person sessions at the Birchwood Learning Center (Quad Cities) is required. Recorded lectures will be made available June 25 and viewable at the student's choice of time. Assignments are due on a scheduled basis. Note: For no tuition responsibility, the drop date is prior to 11:59 p.m. on June 24.

Elective

MGMT:9230:0EXQ
Managing and Preventing Conflict

Jay Christensen-Szalanski and Lon Moeller

May 14 - June 23
No online sessions
In-person sessions:
Friday & Saturday
June 22 - 23
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

120 Attendance at in-person sessions at the Birchwood Learning Center (Quad Cities) is required. Recorded lectures will be made available May 14 and viewable at the student's choice of time. In-person sessions will not be recorded. Assignments are due on a scheduled basis. Note: For no tuition responsibility, the drop date is prior to 11:59 p.m. on May 13.
Elective

MSCI:6070:0EXQ
Data Science

Nick Street

Tuesdays & Thursdays
June 12 - August 2
6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
111

MBA:8150 or MSCI:9100

Course held through the Business Analytics Certificate and Masters programs. Credits can be used to fulfill MBA elective credit.

Elective

MSCI:6140:0EXQ
Information Visualization

Amaury Lendasse

Mondays
May 21 - July 30
6:00 - 10:00 p.m.
111

(MBA:8150 or MSCI:9100) and (MSCI:6060 or MSCI:9060)

Course held through the Business Analytics Certificate and Masters programs. Credits can be used to fulfill MBA elective credit.

Elective

MGMT:9130:0EXQ
Lean Process Improvement

Jeffrey Ohlmann

May 14 - June 1
In-person sessions:
Monday - Friday
May 21 - 25
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
112

MBA:8190 or MBA:8240

This course will be delivered in a 5-consecutive day in-person format coupled with preparatory and post class work.
Note: For no tuition responsibility, the drop date is prior to 11:59 p.m. on May 13.

Type Course and Instructor Dates and Times Room Prereq(s) and Notes
Core

MBA:8150:0EXW
Business Analytics

Rick Jerz

May 14 - July 27
No in-person or online sessions.
  Recorded lectures will be available May 14 and viewable at the student's choice of time. Assignments are due on a scheduled basis. For no tuition responsibility, the drop date is prior to 11:59 p.m. on May 13.
Core

MBA:8240:0EXW
Operations and Supply Chain

Jennifer Blackhurst

Wednesdays
May 16 - August 1
No in-person sessions
Online sessions:
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
 

MBA:8150

Recorded lectures will be available May 16 and viewable at the student's choice of time. Assignments are due on a scheduled basis. For no tuition responsibility, the drop date is prior to 11:59 p.m. on May 15.

Core

MBA:8300:0EXW
Foundations in Strategy

Marketa Rickley

Mondays & Thursdays
May 14 - June 21
No in-person sessions
Online sessions:
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
  Recorded lectures will be available May 14 and viewable at the student's choice of time. Assignments are due on a scheduled basis. For no tuition responsibility, the drop date is prior to 11:59 p.m. on May 13.
Elective

FIN:9350:0EXW
Wealth Management

Ashish Tiwari

June 25 - August 2
No in-person sessions
Online sessions:
Mondays & Thursdays
July 5 - July 30
6:00 - 9:30 p.m.
 

MBA:8180

Recorded lectures will be available June 25 and viewable at the student's choice of time. Assignments are due on a scheduled basis. For no tuition responsibility, the drop date is prior to 11:59 p.m. on June 24.

Elective

MGMT:9210:0EXW
Law and Ethics

Andrew Hosmanek

May 14 - July 27
No in-person or online sessions.
  Recorded lectures will be available May 14 and viewable at the student's choice of time. Assignments are due on a scheduled basis. For no tuition responsibility, the drop date is prior to 11:59 p.m. on May 13.
Elective

MBA:8130:0EXQ
Business Communication

Nick Westergaard

June 25 - August 18
In-person sessions:
Friday & Saturday
August 17 -  18
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Online sessions:
Thursdays
5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
 
120 Attendance at both online and in-person sessions at the Birchwood Learning Center (Quad Cities) is required. Recorded lectures will be available June 25 and viewable at the student's choice of time. Assignments are due on a scheduled basis. For no tuition responsibility, the drop date is prior to 11:59 p.m. on June 24.
Elective

MGMT:9230:0EXQ
Managing and Preventing Conflict

Jay Christensen-Szalanski and Lon Moeller

May 14 - June 23
No online sessions
In-person sessions:
Friday & Saturday
June 22 - 23
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
120 Attendance at in-person sessions at the Birchwood Learning Center (Quad Cities) is required. Recorded lectures will be available May 14 and viewable at the student's choice of time. In-person sessions will not be recorded. Assignments are due on a scheduled basis. For no tuition responsibility, the drop date is prior to 11:59 p.m. on May 13.
Elective

MKTG:9015:0EXD
Social Media Marketing for Business

Nick Westergaard

Mondays & Thursdays
June 25 - July 30
In-person sessions:
Mondays
6:00 - 9:40 p.m.
Online sessions:
Thursdays
7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
308

MBA:8110

Attendance at in-person sessions at the John and Mary Pappajohn Education Center (Des Moines) is required.