The online MBA at OSU is one of the highest ranked, most affordable accredited programs in the nation. Specifically designed for motivated, full-time
working professionals who want to actively engage with faculty and fellow students,
courses are taught by the same full-time faculty in the Spears School of Business
who teach on campus.
OSU’s program provides maximum flexibility for students while offering the same high
level of academic excellence found on campus.
The Spears School of Business offers online programs as an alternative way to earn
a degree. We believe that students should have access to high-quality, affordable
education, regardless of their schedule or location. Online courses are available
24/7, and are designed with multimedia content and virtual activities to promote student
The online MBA is a 33-credit-hour, part-time program that can be completed in as
little as 12 months. In addition to the general MBA, degree concentrations are available.
Applicants must have a four-year undergraduate degree from an accredited college or
university and submit transcripts from all colleges and universities attended.
Requires a competitive GMAT or GRE test score.
Requires three professional letters of recommendation and a statement of purpose.
Online MBA application deadlines:
Nov. 1 to begin classes the following spring
June 1 to begin in the fall
Students enrolled in the Master of Business Administration program will complete
33 credit hours during the course of their studies. Cost estimates below are calculated
based on 2020-2021 rates. Additional cost details and OSU’s tuition and fee estimator are available
on the Bursar website.
2020-2021 Estimated Cost
Total cost per credit hour
Total cost per 3-credit hour course
Total program cost based on 33 hours
* This is only an estimate of cost, based on currently approved 2020-2021 rates. Cost estimates do not include textbooks, exams, or course expenses, nor do they
factor in individual transfer credits or scholarship information. Cost will vary if
not enrolled in a fully online degree program. Active-duty military may qualify for resident tuition rate. Tuition and fees are subject to change at any time without prior notice. Full disclaimer