STEM MBA 2017-09-13T15:31:57+00:00

hillary_largeIowa State University offers an integrated, concurrent program that leads to a bachelor’s degree in a STEM field and the Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree.

The STEM MBA program is designed to be completed in five academic years where admitted undergraduate students begin taking MBA classes during their senior year. It is possible to apply up to twelve credits toward both the BS and MBA degrees.

Why apply to the STEM MBA?

Many students who become employed in STEM fields will discover that knowledge and understanding of business are essential for career advancement. The STEM MBA provides the opportunity for students to obtain the needed business knowledge and professional skills while still at Iowa State University. STEM students often recognize the importance of a broad understanding of business, even as early as in their internship/co-op experiences. Additionally, waiting to pursue the MBA may become increasingly difficult later with changes in both your professional and personal circumstances.

An advanced business degree may well be necessary for your STEM career, sooner or later. Why not now?

The STEM MBA is currently available to undergraduate students majoring in:


  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Biological Systems Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Software Engineering

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  • Agronomy
  • Animal Science
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Food Science

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  • Agricultural Systems Technology
  • Industrial Technology

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