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Ohio's Top-Rated MBA Program
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Ohio's Top-Rated MBA Program

Tailored Learning Options
Top 40
MBA program - Poets&Quants
of Grads Prepared for Lifelong Opportunities

Accredited MBA Programs Designed to Fit Your Life

If you're looking for an MBA designed for working professionals, you'll find what you need with Ohio University. As the largest conferrer of MBAs in the state of Ohio, OHIO has decades of experience preparing professionals for meaningful career advancement through some of the top MBA programs available. An MBA from OHIO is engaging and provides you with a customizable experience. When you graduate, you will be prepared to pursue new opportunities or level up in your current organization.

Choose the Right MBA Program for You

Our range of MBA options makes it easy to fit an advanced business degree into your life, ensuring you can meet your responsibilities while growing your career.

  • Online Master of Business Administration

    In our flexible, part-time online program, you'll develop business intelligence and leadership expertise to create a competitive advantage for your organization while advancing your career. Choose from nine concentrations and graduate in just two years.

  • Professional Master of Business Administration

    The Professional MBA program is unique in its delivery approach, utilizing a blend of virtual classes, online learning modules and once-a-month Saturday residencies in Dublin, Ohio. Choose from nine concentrations and graduate in just two years.

  • One-Year Master of Business Administration

    The One-Year MBA is a full-time, accelerated program designed to help you enhance your core business competencies and develop the confidence to thrive as a strategic and resourceful professional. Graduate in just 12 months.

Compare OHIO's MBA Programs

Explore our MBA options to determine which is right for you. From a unique hybrid option to the flexibility of an online program, you'll find what you need with our College of Business.

 Online MBAProfessional MBAOne-Year MBA
Program Duration2 years (6 semesters)2 years (6 semesters)1 year
Delivery FormatOnlineHybridAthens Campus
Part-Time or Full-TimePart-TimePart-TimeFull-Time
Ideal CandidateIndividuals looking for the flexibility of an online environment and who have two-plus years of experience and a bachelor's degree.Individuals looking for the flexibility of an online environment with organized in-person and scheduled components in Dublin, Ohio. Students with two-plus years of experience who graduated with their bachelor's degree.Recent graduates with 0-3 years of work experience and a bachelor's degree from any discipline who are looking for a full-time, immersive experience to help them launch their careers.
ConcentrationsNine ConcentrationsNine ConcentrationsNone
In-State Total Tuition$35,980$35,028$21,432
Scholarships and Assistantships15% incentive scholarship available for military, corporate partner employees, and OHIO Alumni.15% incentive scholarship available for military, corporate partner employees, and OHIO Alumni.The One-Year MBA program considers all admitted students for graduate assistantships.
Why Choose This Track?This program can be flexible around your busy schedule and offers in-demand concentrations to meet your professional goals.The program is unique in its delivery approach, using a blend of virtual classes, online learning modules and once-a-month Saturday residencies in Dublin, Ohio. Network with professionals and enjoy flexibility.The One-Year MBA can be completed quickly in just 10 months.


“OHIO provides the best business education combined with a dedicated Bobcat Network of professors, alumni, and peers who want to see you succeed. We deliver an experience that helps you exceed your goals.” —Dr. Jackie Rees Ulmer, Dean of Ohio University’s College of Business
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Experience Personal and Professional Growth at Ohio University

Upon graduation from one OHIO's accredited MBA programs, you'll be able to show recruiters and hiring managers that you are ready for leadership positions. Our programs provide the business knowledge you need along with the skills you need to communicate, organize, problem-solve, collaborate and manage in today's fast-paced business world. 

OHIO College of Business builds these universally in-demand attributes in our graduates to ensure success not just for your first job, but throughout your career path. In a 2022 exit survey of recent OHIO Online MBA graduates, over 90% said the program prepared them for lifetime career opportunities. 

Our Business Academic Advising & Career Services offers a variety of expert, personalized career services specifically for business students and alumni. With OHIO's Career Acceleration Team (GradCAT), you will also have access to four months of support from a dedicated team that includes a personal career coach, a branding expert and a career concierge. Our alumni benefit from a proprietary technology platform and one free coaching session each year – for life.

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Benefit from OHIO's Quality and Value

When you choose Ohio University, you're choosing a school that has been consistently recognized for providing a top-notch education, no matter the modality. Ohio University is consistently ranked in the top 2% of American public universities by U.S. News & World Report. Our MBA curriculum has been recognized as the third Best Value MBA, as published in Fortune. The Online MBA program was named top 34 in the nation in the Poets&Quants 2023 Top Online MBA rankings.

Our MBA programs are accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate School of Business (AACSB). This esteemed designation is held by only 5% of business schools worldwide. In addition, Ohio University is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.


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