Important news about the Online BBA Program
The University of Iowa’s Tippie College of Business is retiring its Online Bachelor’s in Business Administration (BBA) degree program, and will no longer be taking new applications after May 1, 2019. Fall 2019 will be the final semester of admission to the Online BBA Program. Current and incoming students will be fully supported until graduation.

Complete your bachelor’s degree online

Earn a bachelor's degree in business administration (BBA) from the best business school in Iowa.

The online BBA is taught by the University of Iowa’s Tippie College of Business—consistently ranked among the top 25 public business schools by U.S. News & World Report—and is offered in partnership with the University of Iowa's Distance and Online Education office. Online BBA students major in management (entrepreneurial management track). The program is designed for students with an associate’s degree or existing transferable college credit regardless of where they live. A number of students in the program are employed full- or part-time.

The program brings together the best of what Tippie has to offer: nationally acclaimed faculty, dynamic online courses, access to university-wide resources, and the credibility of a bachelor’s degree from the state’s top business school.

The entrepreneurial management track within the management major offers some of the most dynamic business topics under one umbrella. Take courses from entrepreneurial marketing to human resource management, team dynamics and negotiations.

Getting started

See degree requirements

Figure out the exact courses you need to take or transfer to earn your BBA degree online.

Course planning worksheet

Check transfer credits

See how your existing college credits can transfer towards the Online BBA degree.

More on transfer credit

Get ready to apply

Check out application deadlines, requirements for admission, and information on where to apply.

Admission information

At a glance

#1 in academic strength among online undergraduate management degrees

Academic strength, online undergraduate management degree

SR Education Group, 2018
#3 Best Online BBA Program Value

Value, online undergraduate management degree

SR Education Group, 2018

Best Public Business School

U.S. News & World Report, 2018

Online BBA tuition & fees

Online BBA tuition and technology fee for the Fall 2018 semester is $5,690 for full-time enrollment (12 semester hours or more) or $446 per semester hour. Visit the university's tuition and fee tables for up-to-date tuition information. Select 'Tippie College of Business' from the drop-down and then filter Learning Center to 'Online' in the tuition table.

Financial aid & scholarships

The Office of Student Financial Aid oversees grant and loan programs that can help you with the cost of your education. Additionally, there are several scholarships set aside by the Office of Admissions specifically for transfer students. Finally, there are a limited number of Tippie College of Business scholarships for online BBA students.