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 classes the following 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
on 2022-2023 rates. Additional cost details and OSU's tuition and fee estimator are
available on the Bursar website.
2022-2023 Estimated Cost
Total cost per credit hour
Total cost per 3-credit hour course
Professional Program Fee each fall and spring term enrolled