The OSU Master of Business Administration (MBA) offers a creatively unique culture
that mirrors the corporate world’s collaborative environment while offering soft skill
development that will set an OSU MBA graduate apart from the competition in the job
market. According to post-graduation data gathered on nearly 90 percent of the 308
students who graduated with an MBA in 2017, 98.4 percent had employment, job offers
or other plans within 3 months of graduation.
The MBA is a 33- to 36-hour program that can be completed in as few as 12 months.
MBA students can pursue specializations in career concentrations and may complete
concentration coursework as electives for the MBA degree. Core courses include management
and organizational theory, corporate and business strategy, project management, descriptive
analytics, ethics, financial reporting, business finance, marketing management, and
Research and Faculty
MBA students have the opportunity to participate in the annual Big 12 Case Competition,
taking what they’ve learned in the classroom and applying it to real-world settings
by analyzing, researching and generating business solutions in a competitive setting.
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. Limited GMAT waivers available - inquire for
more information. Requires three professional letters of recommendation and a statement
of purpose. All persons for whom English is a second language are required to present proof of
English competency. Online MBA application deadlines: Nov. 1 to begin classes the following spring. April
15 deadline for priority application for the fall. Final application deadline is June