Diverse disciplines. Data-centric problems. Complex algorithms.

The Tippie Department of Management Sciences offers experts in data science, social network analysis, machine learning, optimization, statistics, transportation, and supply chain management. While faculty focus on their individual areas of specialty when conducting research, they bring that information to life in the classroom.  

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. Both faculty and PhDs benefit from a seminar series that brings top researchers to campus to present.

Job openings

We're seeking a business analytics tenure-track faculty member to join our team. See the job posting for details.

Academic Programs

Ann Campbell

PhD in Management Sciences

Specialize in one of three areas: information systems, quantitative methods, and operations management for a career in academia or industry.

Alison Burchett

Business Analytics Certificate

Learn how to analyze data for business decisions by earning this graduate-level certificate. Offered in the evenings in three locations in Iowa.

Department Highlights

Analytics Classroom students

Tippie Analytics Cooperative

Analytics students provide business solutions for real-world clients through student consulting projects.

Student Organization
Tippie Technology Association

An award-winning student organization that provides networking events, hands-on learning, and professional development activities. 

By the Numbers

95% Job Placement

BAIS alums employed or in grad school

within 6 months of graduation, 2014-2015
$53k starting salary

Average starting salary for BAIS grads

Class of 2015
Students enrolled in Iowa's graduate programs in Analytics

Graduate analytics students enrolled

Contact Us

Management Sciences

W252 Pappajohn Business Building

Nick Street

Working title 
Professor and Department Executive Officer
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