Master of Business Administration, MBA

This is the first version of the 2024–25 General Catalog. Please check back regularly for changes. The final edition and the historical PDF will be published during the fall semester.

The Master of Business Administration includes two programs: the Iowa MBA and the MBA in Italy (CIMBA Italy MBA).

Students in the Iowa MBA Program have the opportunity to enroll in combined degree programs in business analytics, law, medicine, and social work, or to earn the Certificate in Healthcare Management. See "Combined Programs" under the Iowa MBA Program section of the catalog.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates will:

  • demonstrate the ability to be leaders in a diverse and complex world;
  • demonstrate the ability to be effective team members;
  • demonstrate executive-ready communication skills; and 
  • create integrative solutions to business problems that impact organizations and communities.