Program Delivery- MBA

MBA Program delivery flexibly caters to the time demands of the working professional. The program can be completed in 16 months.

A student may take a maximum of 12 credits each regular semester and a maximum of 9 credits in the summer term; but must complete a minimum of 11 credits in an academic year, including the summer term. A request for taking a course load exceeding the maximum limit must be approved in advance by the OSB Graduate Studies Committee. All requirements for the MBA degree must be completed within a maximum of four years after admission to graduate study.

OSB recommends the following study plan:

Year 1

Pre MBA Integrative Foundation Period (6 credits) prior to the beginning of the semester:

For students commencing the program in the Fall semester, the foundation module will be offered over an intensive four-week period  in early August. A comprehensive exam will be scheduled during the first week of September.

For students commencing the program in the Spring semester, the foundation will be offered over a four-week period in early December. A comprehensive exam will be scheduled early second week of January.

Semester 1 (Fall)

Up to 12 credits of core courses

Semester 2 (Spring)

Up to 12 credits of core courses

Semester 3 (Summer session)

Choice of elective courses. Total credit load not to exceed 9 credit hours.

Year 2

Semester 4 (Fall)

Shortfall of core and/or elective courses plus BUSS 398 ( or two elective courses).