FAQs

Do I need to take a GRE, GMAT, or other standardized tests for admission?
Neither a GMAT or GRE are required for qualified applicants. Each applicant is assessed for admission individually by an Enrollment Advisor.

How much is the tuition?
$34,200 ($950 per semester credit hour) total tuition (Ohio residents)
$34,884 ($969 per semester credit hour) total tuition (Non-Ohio residents)
Tuition includes an instructional fee, a general fee, and a program fee.

Does Ohio University offer financial aid?
Ohio University does offer students the opportunity to fill out the FAFSA to apply for financial aid.

When can I begin the program?
The program has three starts a year: spring, summer, and fall.

When I graduate, will my diploma state that the program was online?
No, your diploma will not mention that you completed the program online.

How do I stay in contact with my classmates and faculty during the program?
You can contact your fellow classmates and faculty members in a variety of ways. There are discussion boards within the courses that you can use, or you may obtain their email addresses and/or phone numbers. Also, most faculty members hold virtual office hours when you can log in to ask questions.

What computer skills do I need?
You’ll need basic word processing and internet skills. A virtual software suite will be accessible for each student providing access to all specialized software needed to complete the program coursework.

Do I need work experience to apply?
We prefer that you have up to two years of work experience.

Is the program accredited?
Yes, it is AACSB-accredited. This means the school has aligned with a set of business accreditation standards set by the AACSB Business Education Alliance.

Are there campus visit requirements?
All students are required to attend one on-campus, weekend-long Professional Development Workshop.

What type of student support can I expect during the program?
At Ohio University, each student is assigned a personal Student Support Advisor who will be with you throughout your time in the program. To discuss the program’s structure and support in greater detail, contact an Enrollment Advisor.

How will I communicate with my professors?
Your professors will participate in the class discussion areas with you. Also, they will provide virtual office hours if you need individual attention.

What can I expect the coursework to be like?
You should expect that coursework will be application-based. You will learn based on real-world scenarios and can expect to apply them both in and outside of the classroom environment.