How is leadership developed? Are leaders born or can it be learned?
These are the types of issues that the faculty of the Department of Management and Organizations study. They dive into the complex issues of management—from the traits of successful leaders and organizations to how personality plays into a work team. They bring this expertise into the classroom and our students benefit from their research and knowledge.
The faculty within the department includes a roster of tenure-track faculty, experienced lecturers, and adjunct faculty from the corporate sector. Department research is highly regarded and frequenty cited in journals and publications.
For this undergraduate degree, three tracks build your expertise in either entrepreneurship, human resources, or general management.
The online Bachelor in Business Administration (BBA) is offered within Tippie’s management major (entrepreneurial management track) and is a degree completion program for students with existing college credit.
Learn to think like an entrepreneur—to climb the corporate ladder or turn your big idea into a new company, with free consulting help and seed money for your startup.
Amplify what you can do with your existing major with entrepreneurship fundamentals. This undergraduate certificate is a resume-booster open to all undergraduate students at the University of Iowa, including business majors at Tippie.
The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) is a professional organization for students interested in learning about HR or management roles.