Quick Stats

  • Avg GMAT (Admitted Students)
    686
  • Program Cost
    $42,474
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Yield
    44%
  • Selectivity
    37%
  • Job Offers
    93%
  • Average Salary
    $85,586
  • Top Industry
    Manufacturing
Contact Information
Henry B. Tippie School of Management
100 Pomerantz Center, Suite 432
Iowa City, Iowa 52242, United States
Website
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Tippie School of Management

About Tippie School of Management

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Admissions: Can I get in?

3.32 GPA of All Applicants 3.37 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 49
  • Median 48
  • Middle 80% 18 to 84
Admissions Selectivity
37% Tippie School of Management 46% Average Across All Schools

686 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
83% 660
86% 686
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 384
37% 37.0
44% 44.0
Female
28% 28
International
74% 74
Re-Applicants
3% 3
50% 50
Wait-listed
100% 0
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Other Business
  • Information Systems/Computer Science
  • Engineering
  • Accepted
  • Economics
  • Other Business
  • Engineering
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • University of Iowa
  • Iowa State University
  • Anna University
  • University of Mumbai
  • University of Wisconsin - Madison
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Very Important
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Recommendations Moderately Important
  • Application Essay Important
$37,136 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Barclays
  • Deloitte
  • Ernst & Young
  • Honeywell
  • Pricewaterhouse Coopers
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
1% 1
740 to 769
6% 6
10% 10
710 to 739
22% 22
30% 30
680 to 709
23% 23
25% 25
650 to 679
17% 17
9% 9
620 to 649
15% 15
18% 18
590 to 619
8% 8
6% 6
560 to 589
2% 2
1% 1
530 to 559
2% 2
0% 0
500 to 529
1% 1
0% 0
Under 500
4% 4
0% 0
English Language Requirements
600 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: Yes
Accepted Tests
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL Paper-based Test
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test

Careers: Will I find a job?

Manufacturing 20%
Top Industry
  • Consumer Products 18%
  • Technology 18%
  • Financial Services 18%
Amazon.com 3
Top Employer
  • Lowe's Home Improvement 2
  • General Mills, Inc. 1
  • Bosch 1
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
93% Tippie School of Management 83% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
74% 74.42
61% 60.97325153374234
74% Receive Offers
72% 72.09
56% 55.69710982658959
72% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
19% 18.6
22% 21.9117610062893
19% Receive Offers
21% 20.93
25% 25.424767441860464
21% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
3% 3.0
0%
11% 11.25
83% Graduates seeking full-time employment
15% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • Amazon.com 3
  • Lowe's Home Improvement 2
  • General Mills, Inc. 1
  • Bosch 1
  • Zimmer, Inc. 1
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
18% 17.5
$92,143.00
50K 115K
Finance/Accounting
33% 32.5
$76,545.00
55K 120K
General Management
0% 0
$N/A Data not provided
Human Resources
0% 0
$N/A Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
20% 20
$89,857.00
75K 105K
Information Technology
0% 0
$N/A Data not provided
Operations/Logistics
13% 12.5
$92,500.00
53K 115K
Other
18% 17.5
$83,400.00
60K 110K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
10% 10
$87,500.00
75K 100K
Consumer Products
18% 17.5
$92,333.00
70K 115K
Financial Services
18% 17.5
$86,500.00
55K 120K
Government
3% 2.5
$N/A Data not provided
Manufacturing
20% 20
$82,250.00
53K 112K
Media/Entertainment
0% 0
$N/A Data not provided
Non-profit
0% 0
$N/A Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
3% 2.5
$N/A Data not provided
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
8% 7.5
$85,667.00
55K 110K
Real Estate
0% 0
$N/A Data not provided
Technology
18% 17.5
$92,500.00
50K 115K
Other
5% 5
$N/A Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
One Year or Less
8% 7.5
$71,667.00
55K 80K
More than one year, up to three years
33% 32.5
$80,318.00
53K 115K
More than five years
33% 32.5
$93,455.00
68K 120K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Asia
3% 2.5
$N/A Data not provided
Australia & Oceania
0% 0
$N/A Data not provided
Central America & the Caribbean
3% 2.5
$N/A Data not provided
European Free Trade Zone
0% 0
$N/A Data not provided
Non-European Free Trade Zone
0% 0
$N/A Data not provided
Middle East & North Africa
0% 0
$N/A Data not provided
North America
95% 95
$85,586.00
50K 120K
South America
0% 0
$N/A Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
13% 13.16
$90,800.00
50K 120K
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
5% 5.26
$N/A Data not provided
U.S. South
21% 21.05
$76,125.00
55K 95K
U.S. Southwest
5% 5.26
$N/A Data not provided
U.S. Midwest
45% 44.74
$82,179.00
53K 115K
U.S. West
11% 10.53
$110,500.00
100K 115K
U.S. Possessions/Territories
0% 0
$N/A Data not provided
Canada
0% 0
$N/A Data not provided
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Long Term Pay of MBA Graduates by Job Function

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Top Companies with Interns / Hired
  • Zivanta 3
  • University of Iowa 3
  • Transamerica (AEGON) 2
  • Gallup 2
  • AllSteel 2
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks 12
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 100
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School
  • Midwest MBA Career Fair, Chicago, IL
  • Women's MBA Association, Boston, MA
  • National Hispanics MBA Association, San Antonio, TX

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$98,387
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $42,474
  • Budget $19,085
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$98,387
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $75,190
  • Budget $19,085
41 Full Tuition Scholarships
$9,519 Average Scholarship Amount 94% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
100% 100
94% 94
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$3,860,792
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • Academic Merit
80%
Of first-year institutional scholarship recipients who received at least the same amount for the second year
Loans
  • Loan guarantee policy No
  • Max loan guarantee per year
  • Average post-graduation debt $36,733
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
51 Tippie School of Management 43 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
33% 33
Experiential learning
28% 28
Case study
17% 17
Top Areas of Study
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Portfolio Management
  • Strategy
  • Supply Chain Management
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • N/A
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Portfolio Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Strategy
Master Degree Programs
  • Accounting
Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/JD (Law)
  • MBA/MD (Medicine)
  • MBA/MHSA (Health Services Administration)
  • Other
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students are required to complete international experience
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must complete a company-specific project and present results to relevant parties
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
  • Other
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 21
  • Distance learning Yes
Technology Improvements
  • 2012:expand group study space, video conferencing, Eyetracking for market research; 2013:create ELITE classroom for classroom research, library touch technology for room reservation, upgrade mobile technology carts and lab computers, create server cluster for redundancy and protection, purchase nodes in University research cluster; 2014:touch technology for information kiosks, redesign classrooms and replace computers, implement SalesForce platform, add 11 Bloomberg stations, upgrade lab computers in Des Moines site, create responsive web template for MBA websites

Students: Who are my classmates?

35% International Students
27% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
79% 79
Hispanic
5% 5
Asian American
3% 3
Student Citizenship
North America
64% 64
Asia
32% 32
Africa
2% 2
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Social Impact
  • Environment/Sustainability
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Other
Active Networking Clubs
  • Women students
  • Other

Alumni: How strong is my network?

9,246 Living MBA Alumni 2 Countries where alumni clubs exist
2 Active alumni clubs
9% Participating in gift donations No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

Employer data includes graduates and current students.