Open doors and propel your career with an Iowa MBA.

Get the career you want

Tippie delivers on what the world’s top employers crave. The Iowa MBA gets you career ready with its in-demand concentrations, employer connections, and real-world business experiences.

Get a big payoff

The ROI of an Iowa MBA is hard to beat. Join a program that is a perennial top 10 in the country for fastest payback, where the average grad more than doubles their pre-MBA salary, consistently.

Get the experience you want

Enjoy a Big Ten experience in a warm and welcoming atmosphere. An intentionally small class size means one-on-one time with faculty and staff, plus infinite ways to customize your MBA.

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Hard to beat for careers

Shape yours with our in-demand concentrations, real-world experiences, and personal attention.

By the numbers

FTMBA - #4 for Finance

in the World for Finance

Financial Times, 2017
92%

Employed within 3 months of graduation

Three-year average
#6 Fastest Payback

Fastest payback

Forbes (tie), 2016

Iowa City: unexpectedly awesome

Yes, it’s only 21 months. But why not spend them in one of the greatest university towns ever? Food, music, culture, Big Ten sports. With a close-knit community where everything is within walking distance, being part of Iowa City is hard to beat.

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Alumni Story
Kandis Meinders

Pivot from med student to biotech exec

When you’re taking a giant leap, it’s great to have someone to cushion your landing. That’s what Kandis Meinders (MBA13) discovered after Iowa professors and career services got her so prepped for career change that eager recruiters lined up to pitch to her.

Formerly an aspiring doctor, Kandis turned an internship with her first-choice biotech company into a full-time job. Two years later, she was ready for another leap—global health care consulting at A.T. Kearney.

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