Business AdministrationB.A. or B.S.

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.
Delivery
Online You can complete all courses online. Some courses may require proctored exams in your local area.
Start terms
4 per year

B.A./B.S. in Business Administration – Online + Portland

Starting in fall 2018, earn your Oregon State University business degree in Portland. With classes in-person and online, plus face-to-face career development sessions, we'll help you thrive as a student and prepare like a professional.

Learning in PDX

You'll register for a series of 1-credit courses and attend several classes in downtown Portland at times convenient for both full-time and part-time students. Meet with College of Business faculty, advisors and your peers as well as employers and other professionals who will help shape your career. Here are a few examples of the engaging academic events and professional development activities you'll take part in:

  • Advising
  • Tutoring
  • Meetings with faculty
  • Student work groups
  • Leadership skills workshops
  • Career fairs
  • Corporate site visits

Schedule

In addition to your rigorous online course work, you'll attend face-to-face Portland sessions in Portland during Weeks 3, 5, 7 starting fall term 2018.

Part-time students

6-9 p.m. Thursdays

Full-time students

11 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays

Preparation for success

These classes in Portland will perfectly complement your required business course work. Topics include:

  • Academic success plan; major exploration
  • Career exploration
  • Teamwork; team leadership
  • Career preparation; five-year post-college personal and professional plan; post-college financial

Portland showcase events

Portland showcases are designed to provide you opportunities to learn about Oregon State offerings in Portland. Interact with faculty, current transfer students and OSU alumni through each of the experiences below.

The Art of Networking

Jan. 31 – 6-7 p.m.Portland Community College's Rock Creek Campus
Feb. 1 – 6-7 p.m.Portland Community College's Sylvania Campus
Develop the ability to network effectively at any event you attend. Learn how to prepare for an event, enter and exit conversations, what food to dine on, and how to follow up to build your network. This interactive evening will provide you with the skills to feel comfortable and prepared for a variety of professional situations. Appetizers provided.

Travel Friday – Feb. 23

11 a.m.–12:30 p.m.: PDX Showcase and Lunch 
Considering becoming a Beaver? Learn from current transfer students and faculty about programs that OSU has to offer in the Portland Area, online, and on campus. We will also provide a lunch where you will have the opportunity to hear from and network with an OSU alum as they discuss their path from college to career.

1–3 p.m.: Company tour  Moda Center and Portland Trail Blazers
Join OSU students and faculty as they explore a well-known company in Portland. This behind the scenes tour will give you an insider look into the company, it employees, culture, and career opportunities.

Travel Friday – March 9

11 a.m.–12:30 p.m.: PDX Showcase and Lunch 
Considering becoming a Beaver? Learn from current transfer students and faculty about programs that OSU has to offer in the Portland Area, online, and on campus. We will also provide a lunch where you will have the opportunity to hear from and network with an OSU alum as they discuss their path from college to career.

1–3 p.m.: Company tour – Columbia Sportswear
Join OSU students and faculty as they explore a well-known company in Portland. This behind the scenes tour will give you an insider look into the company, it employees, culture, and career opportunities.

To register and for questions about the Portland showcase events:
Contact the College of Business:
future.student@oregonstate.edu
541-737-1109

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