Credits required
45 Oregon State University is on a quarter-term system. There are four quarters each year and classes are 11 weeks long. This program's 45 quarter credits are equal to 30 semester credits.*
Cost per credit
$868 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 or nearly all requirements of this program online. View the curriculum.
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4 per year

Master of Science in Business – Online

We have business down to a science

When you earn your Master of Science in Business online from Oregon State University, you’ll enter the workforce with skills that are in high demand in industries around the world.

This 45-credit MSB program will give you focused exploration into a specific business discipline. You can choose from four specialization options as you pursue a pathway that aligns with your academic interests and helps you achieve your professional goals:

Why earn an MSB?

A Master of Science in Business provides an opportunity for you to build a strong foundation of business acumen and leadership qualities while giving you the tools to be an expert in the workforce. And at 45 credits, you can earn an advanced business degree in less time than it typically takes to earn an MBA.

STEM designation boosts employment opportunities

The MSB at Oregon State has a STEM code designation that offers important benefits for recruiting and post-graduation employment. STEM designations for business programs are unusual and denote strong technical and quantitative rigor within OSU's curriculum.

International students who graduate as STEM-designated degree recipients are eligible to extend their F-1 visa status from 12 months to 36 months in the optional practical training (OPT) program.

Benefits of learning online with Oregon State

  • OSU's College of Business is accredited by the AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), a standard met by only 25 percent of business schools.
  • Oregon State is regionally accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.
  • OSU is listed as one of the top 10 Most Popular Business Schools on the U.S. News & World Report's short list.
  • You’ll benefit from small class sizes in courses taught by leading researchers and practitioners.
  • OSU's online students receive the same diploma as on-campus students.
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