Accelerated MBA for Experienced Leaders

Earn your MBA in Iowa City or Des Moines.

Internationally Recognized Faculty

See opportunities where others see challenges.

In Good Company

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The IOWA Executive MBA Program

The University of Iowa Executive MBA Program offers an accelerated MBA for experienced business leaders in just 21 months. Learn from world-class faculty about topical issues and skills for success in today's business environment through Iowa's only Executive MBA Program.

This full-service EMBA program caters to needs of busy executives, easing the balance between work, family, and classes. Iowa's EMBA staff handles course registration, books, residency week lodging, travel, parking, food, in-country trip expenses, and graduation arrangements.

Globally ranked by The Economist, the Iowa Executive MBA includes an exciting international seminar that includes a week of study in China and highly qualified and engaging classmates who share valuable insights and knowledge to enhance the overall learning experience.

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Executive MBA News & Events

Program Update:

The Executive MBA programs are in full swing. In Iowa City, classes meet once a week on alternating Fridays and Saturdays. In Des Moines, classes meet every-other-weekend, all day Friday and Saturday.

We're accepting applications for the next Iowa City Executive MBA cohort to begin August 2016. If you are interested in the program, we encourage you to schedule a class visit before May 18, when classes break for the summer.