Learn by Doing


Experience drives success

Through hands-on experiences, internships, and collaborative projects, you will gain practical insights and develop essential skills relevant to your chosen field. This immersive approach fosters a dynamic learning environment, preparing you not just academically but also equipping you with the practical expertise needed to excel in your future career.


Career services

At the Ivy College of Business, we’re preparing you to be the business leaders of tomorrow.

We provide professional business career services for both undergraduate and graduate students and have cultivated an extensive network of industry partners to connect you with high-quality internships, co-ops, and full-time employment opportunities.

CyBIZ Lab Students


The CyBIZ Lab provides the opportunity for cross-functional teams of students to work on business and organizational projects. As a student, you gain hands-on experience working to solve real business problems. CyBIZ Lab consulting services are available to existing businesses and corporations, startups, and non-profit organizations.

The CyBIZ Lab student application site is always open, so you can apply anytime. The program regularly recruits students in marketing, supply chain management, management, business analytics, finance, communications, and first-year MBA students.


Industry partners

Collaborating with industry partners offers you the opportunity to learn alongside professionals. Whether through internships, part-time positions, event sponsorships, or class projects, these industry partnerships enable you to gain practical experience and explore your career passions.

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Innovation and entrepreneurship

You have many entrepreneurial opportunities at the Ivy College of Business: a major, minor, online certificate, master’s, and PhD. These programs are all supported by an extensive innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem.

We have a long history of supporting entrepreneurs. It’s at the heart of what we do here.


International programs

The Ivy College of Business International Programs Office is here to help you explore the world while taking courses that count toward the completion of your business degree.

Our international programs coordinator will help you choose a study abroad program that fits your schedule, your budget, and your sense of adventure.

Ivy College of Business

Gerdin Business Building
2167 Union Drive
Ames, IA 50011