FAQs: Frequently Asked Questions

Online Master of Business Analytics

How much is the tuition?

Effective for students beginning the program in 2018-2019, the cost per semester credit hour is $1,175 per credit (for Ohio residents) and $1,194 per credit (for non-Ohio residents).

When I graduate, what will my diploma read?

Your diploma will read “Master of Business Analytics.” Your diploma will not say the word “online.”

How long is the online Master of Business Analytics program?

The program is composed of 11 courses (30 total semester credit hours) and takes 16 to 20 months to complete.

Does the Ohio University online Master of Business Analytics require the GRE or GMAT?

The Ohio University online MBAn does not require the GRE or GMAT for admission.

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 your 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.

What are the computer requirements for the program?

To get started in our online program, you’ll need a computer system and webcam with current specifications. A PC is preferred for our analytics program.