3 ways to earn a top-ranked Big Ten MBA

Whether you’re in the market for a promotion or on a path to the next paygrade, the Iowa MBA is a proven way to accelerate your career. Earn your degree in our Professional, Online, or Executive MBA programs, or in one of two international programs. Thousands of working parents, CEOs, and emerging leaders have added the Iowa MBA to their resumes. Now it’s your turn. 

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David Chivers

I do my best learning in a classroom, but would like the option to take courses online.

Professional MBA Program

The state’s #1-ranked part-time program offers a mix of in-person and online classes.

  • Multiple course formats give you flexibility
  • Meets in Cedar Rapids, Quad Cities, or Des Moines
  • Finish in just 36 months (on average)

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Tessa Sutton

I can't make the commute to class, and I enjoy learning in an online environment.

Online MBA Program

Earn the same degree you would in our in-person programs, completely online. Same curriculum. Same world-class faculty. Same competitive tuition.

  • Virtual and real-time sessions – all 100% online
  • Small class sizes
  • Finish in as few as 24 months

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Kim Colletti

I want to connect with other leaders and get the big picture on business.

Executive MBA Program

Learn to lead and set strategy in a program designed for advanced professionals, CEOs, and rising stars. Our all-inclusive program includes personalized executive coaching.

  • Classes meet in either Des Moines or Iowa City
  • Summer courses online
  • Accelerated 16-month program

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International MBA programs

Hong Kong MBA

A 15- to 20-month part-time program for working professionals, led by Tippie's Iowa-based faculty and delivered in Hong Kong. Emphasizes practical skills and principles you can apply at work immediately.


Earn an MBA in beautiful Paderno del Grappa, Italy. Choose from the full- or part-time program, and go beyond the business core to hone soft skills that make you a better manager of projects and people.