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Power of OSU's MBA

Your path to the future begins today
The global business environment is increasingly complex and changes rapidly. OSU’s customizable MBA is built on those foundations with cutting edge curriculum and teaching techniques and focuses leadership, teamwork and innovation. We maintain 60 years of national rankings, accreditation and in the success of our graduates. Our MBA program propels individuals to stand out in any job market and unlocks mobility between industries.

Mix and match your MBANo matter what's most important to you, cost, location or curriculum, the OSU MBA caters to your needs.

General MBA

This is the fastest and most affordable path to earn an OSU MBA in as little as 36 hours for full-time students or 33 hours for experienced working professionals and distance students. Earn your general MBA by completing the core curriculum plus 9 elective hours that fit your interests and your schedule. 

MBA with a Certificate

Earn your MBA with a certificate with only 3-6 credit hours beyond general MBA requirements. Certificate courses serve as MBA electives but can also be completed as a stand-alone graduate program, hence separate applications are required for certificate programs. Earning an OSU MBA with a certificate is a highly valuable academic package resulting in two diplomas reflecting the highest level of mastery in each field (Students formally admitted to concentrations may reference phased out curriculum here).

All you need to know about the OSU MBA

The basics

Learn about the program and all the pertinent information to get enrolled as you begin the journey to becoming an OSU MBA alum.

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Student resources

These opportunities will make your experience one that you’ll benefit from during your time in the OSU MBA program.

Career services Mentoring program Graduate student organizations

MBA customization

MBA your way. Whether location or your specific interests the OSU MBA program works for you. See what areas you can focus in as well as supplement your time with certificates.

MBA Certificates Plan of study 4+1 pathways

Dual degree programs

Students have the opportunity to earn their MBA in partnership with several OSU colleges, and internationally with the OSU-UPAEP MBA dual degree program. Dual degree programs allow students to achieve two degrees in the time of one.


MBA alumni

Engaged OSU MBA alumni play a vital role in the success of current students, offering career advice, mentoring and support.

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Featured announcements

Shaping Oklahoma's roads, future

April 5, 2024

Joe Echelle, a 2010 OSU MBA graduate, has been appointed as the new Executive Director of the Oklahoma Turnpike Authority, and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to their new role.

An authentic MBA

April 5, 2024

Have you ever met someone who lights up any and every room they enter? They’re unique and rare. In the case of Aundrea Payne, they are as humble as they are authentic.

OSU MBAs earn bronze at BYU case competition

February 28, 2024

A team of Spears Business MBA students earned a third-place finish at BYU’s Faith and Belief at Work Case Competition.

MBA student Fogleman takes top prize at Riata Center competition

November 9, 2023

Spears Business MBA student Trevor Fogleman emerged victorious at the Riata Center's Pitch and Poster Competition, showcasing his groundbreaking nail-trimming device, target market and business model.



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