MBA graduates
Wednesday, February 8, 2017

The UI Tippie College of Business’ Full-time Iowa MBA program has been ranked among the world’s best by the Financial Times, ranking especially high in salary increases of its alumni.

The Iowa MBA ranked 1st in the U.S. and 9th in the world for salary increases of its alumni. The typical Iowa MBA graduate received a 130 percent salary increase in their first job after completing the degree compared to the job they had before coming to the program, placing it ninth best in the world.

“We believe our Full-time MBA program is transformational,” states Assistant Dean David Deyak. “We provide a great value – our students graduate with strong job offers and are well positioned for success in the business world.”

Other prominent Iowa MBA rankings included 23 in value worldwide (#3 in the U.S.) and 33 worldwide (#29 U.S.) in career services. The finance program was ranked 4 in the world.

The program was ranked the 44th best full-time MBA program in the United States by the London-based financial daily newspaper, and 84th best in the world. The global ranking is up ten spots from last year.

It’s the only MBA program in Iowa to be ranked.