Important news about the Full-time MBA Program

Tippie College of Business has announced that the incoming class of 2019 will be the last cohort of students admitted to the Full-time MBA program at Iowa. The decision to end this delivery format for the Iowa MBA will allow the college to continue to innovate and grow the Professional MBA, Executive MBA, and portfolio of specialized master's programs increasingly preferred by the students and businesses we serve.

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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
At Tippie, Tara From (MBA11) led marketing for a consulting team to help a Chicago nonprofit get GPS-enabled cell phones to blind and visually impaired children in Illinois

Pivot from nonprofit to one of the world's largest airlines

What drove one grad’s drastic career turnaround from nonprofit communications director to senior marketer for United Airlines? The experience behind the Iowa MBA.

At Tippie, Tara From (MBA11) led marketing for a consulting team to help a Chicago nonprofit. She lunched with Warren Buffett. Paved the way for SEO at Continental Airlines as an intern. Studied global business in South America.

Five years and three promotions later, she’s jet-setting the world as the senior manager of loyalty redemption for United.

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