Last Updated on January 19, 2023
The Max M. Fisher College of Business at Ohio State University (Fisher) offers these departments and concentrations: accounting, consulting, entrepreneurship, finance, general management, human resources management, international business, leadership, marketing, production/operations management, organizational behavior, real estate, and supply chain management/logistics. Its tuition is full-time: $30,120 per year (in-state); full-time: $53,708 per year (out-of-state); part-time: $1,594 per credit (in-state); part-time: $2,904 per credit (out-of-state); executive: $25,000 total program (in-state); and executive: $25,000 total program (out-of-state). At graduation, 70.70 percent of graduates of the full-time program are employed.
The Max M. Fisher College of Business at Ohio State University—Columbus stresses the importance of personal attention. The university accepts roughly 150 MBA students each year to foster a small, flexible program within a large research institution. Each student in the MBA program follows the Fisher Triad, which guides students through academics, career tracks, and leadership and professional development. While learning some of the core functions of business, students can also select from more than 100 elective courses to narrow their focus.
Along with a full-time MBA program, the Fisher College of Business also offers a part-time MBA and an Executive MBA, as well as Ph.D. programs. Joint degrees are offered in conjunction with the Michael E. Moritz College of Law, the John Glenn School of Public Affairs, the School of Public Health, the College of Medicine, and the College of Pharmacy.
There are roughly 25 student clubs and organizations offered within the Fisher College of Business, including the International Business Club and the Finance Club. Students living near the campus in Columbus, Ohio have the option to live in Fisher Commons, the MBA program’s living-learning community for Fisher students.
There are more than 60,000 alumni worldwide spanning six continents, and some of the most notable graduates are Jeffrey W. Montie, president of Kellogg North America; Clayton Daley, chief financial officer of The Procter & Gamble Co.; and Deven Sharma, president of Standard & Poor’s.
|Ranking||Rank (out of 100)|
|Rank (out of 100)|
|Open new career opportunities||32|
|Diversity of recruiters||27|
|Percentage who received a job offer within three months of graduation||31|
|Student assessment of career service||58|
|Personal development and educational experience||93|
|Increase in salary||48|
|Percentage increase on pre-MBA salary||42|
|Potential to network||86|
|Breadth of alumni network||34|
|Internationalism of alumni||>100|
|Student rating of alumni effectiveness||62|
Ohio State University (Fisher) 2022 Rankings
Ohio State University (Fisher) is ranked No. 33 (tie) in Best Business Schools and No. 10 (tie) in Part-time MBA. Schools are ranked according to their performance across a set of widely accepted indicators of excellence.
Business School Program Rankings
- #33 in Best Business Schools (tie)
- #10 in Part-time MBA (tie)
Business School Specialty Rankings
- in Accounting
- in Business Analytics
- in Finance
- in Marketing
- #9 in Production / Operations
- #4 in Supply Chain / Logistics