Iowa State University


Your Ambition, Our MBA

Open yourself to new possibilities with an MBA from Iowa State University. Whether you want to move in a new career direction or take your career to new heights, our MBA will help you accomplish your goals. 

The Iowa State full-time MBA is an intensive two-year program comprised of ten core courses (30 credits) and six electives (18 credits). The MBA provides a broad perspective in management education with opportunities for you to tailor the program to meet your academic and career goals. Specializations  are offered in accounting, finance, technology and innovation management, marketing, and supply chain management.

Iowa State University MBA Key Features


Why the Iowa State University MBA?

As a research institution, we understand that facts are important. So, consider this:

  1. You will become a valuable business professional, as a leader and a team player.
    The Iowa State MBA team-based approach results in valuable interpersonal skills, creates a rich professional network, and fosters lifelong relationships that span across the globe.

  2. You will stand out and be noticeably better prepared than MBAs from other programs.
    The robust education provided by the Iowa State MBA core courses has prepared our students to come out on top when competing against other MBA programs, as evidenced by the recent win in the MBA Strategy Case Competition.

  3. You will have access to world-class career services and a vast professional network.
    Directed by President Emeritus of the MBA Career Services & Employer Alliance, personalized career services ensures that 96% of graduates are employed within 3 months of graduation, regardless of country of origin.

  4. You will not need to break the bank to pursue graduate management education.
    Approximately 40% of Iowa State MBAs receive financial aid via scholarships or graduate assistantships. All graduate assistants receive in-state tuition with an additional 24% scholarship, health insurance coverage, and a monthly stipend.

  5. You will live in a beautiful, affordable, and safe environment conducive to success.
    Iowa State University has consistently been ranked as one of the Top 10 Most Beautiful College Campuses in the United States, and Ames has also gained national recognition for being thriving, welcoming, and safe community

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