College of Business and Public Administration

From undergraduate to graduate-level degrees, the College of Business and Public Administration (CBPA) offers a rigorous curriculum to help students succeed in an increasingly technological, data-driven, and globalized world. CBPA provides hands-on experiential learning and helpbuild networks that will last a lifetime. In fact, 98.8 percent of CBPA undergrads launch their careers or begin grad school within 6 months of graduation. 

 

Drake is in the heart of Iowa’s capital city, giving students access to Fortune 500 companies, leading insurance agencies, and a growing entrepreneurial scene. Students have the opportunity to create connections with business executives, public officials, and nonprofit directors throughout Des Moines. By making a contribution to CBPA, you are paving the way for current and future students to become effective communicators, inclusive leaders, and global citizens. 

 

Your gift today will be doubled through a generous match of up to $6,000 from Mark Hewitt, BN'85. 

 

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All In This Together Challenge
During All In, ALL gifts go further! For every 100 gifts, Alumni Doug Zinser, AS’96, Peggy Fisher, FA’70, and Larry Stelter, and Cindy, LA’70, and Dennis Lesher will donate $10,000, up to $70,000.
100 Gift Goal
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Who is Going ALL IN?
The entire Drake community of alumni, students, parents, faculty, staff, and friends coming together. Let's see who's going All In.
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All In By Decade
Which decade's graduates are the most All In?
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Above & Beyond Challenge
Go the extra mile for Drake! If 50 donors who have already made gifts to the University this fiscal year (7/1/19 – 6/30/2020) make an additional gift during All In, an additional $10,000 will be unlocked.
50 Gift Goal
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First Time Gift Challenge
If 50 donors make their first ever gift to Drake during All In 2020, $5,000 contributed by a generous alum will be unlocked for the University.
50 Gift Goal
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College of Business and Public Administration
You can ignite passions, enable dreams, and transform lives of future business leaders and innovators by making a gift to the College of Business and Public Administration! Mark Hewitt, BN’85 has pledged $6,000 in dollar-for-dollar matching funds for gifts made to the CBPA during All In!
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Caldbeck Challenge
All gifts made during All In campaign by current Drake students will be matched by The Caldbeck Challenge, up to $1,400! The Diane K. Caldbeck Student Philanthropy Challenge was funded through the generosity of Kelly Caldbeck, PH’01, Peter Caldbeck, JO’03, and Megan Caldbeck, JO’05 in honor of their mother, longtime Drake employee and alumna Diane Anagnos Caldbeck, ED’72. The endowment serves as an annual incentive to students at Drake as they work to inspire their peers to develop a culture of philanthropy.
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