Credits required
180 Oregon State University is on a quarter-term system. There are four quarters each year and classes are 11 weeks long. This program's 180 quarter credits are equal to 120 semester credits.
Cost per credit
$308 Cost per credit is calculated using tuition per credit for the current academic year. It does not include associated fees, course materials, textbook expenses, and other expenses related to courses.
Choice This program is available either online or as a blend of online course work and in-person classes in Portland, Oregon.
Start terms
4 per year

Careers: B.A./B.S. Business — Online

Oregon State University students who earn a degree in business administration set themselves up for a wide range of exciting occupational opportunities. Business administration graduates go on to work in market research, finance, human resources, management, training, or they learn the skills required to start a business of their own.

Todd Van Hess, OSU Ecampus business administration student

Todd Van Hess was on a management ladder without any more rungs. Now he's studying business administration online with Oregon State, putting him on track for career advancement. Read more »

Know your value

The average college graduate with a bachelor's in business makes about $2.6 million over the course of a career, roughly $200,000 more than the average for all workers with a bachelor's degree, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau.

The average midcareer salary for professionals who hold a business administration bachelor's degree is about $71,000, according to PayScale, an online salary database.

Career Success Center

Students in this business administration program will be equipped with the requisite tools to make an immediate impact as professionals. The College of Business’ Career Success Center helps students develop a career path and provides networking opportunities with employers and recruiters that lead to internships and jobs. Find more information on the Career Success Center's website.

Ecampus Career Services

Program students will also have access to Ecampus Career Services, which provides valuable resources to help you find lifelong career success and meaningful employment in a diverse world.


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