Full-Time MBA

The Fisher MBA: Designed Around You

The Fisher College of Business Full-Time MBA program provides high-caliber learning experiences that maximize the potential of each student. Enriched with skills assessments, individualized coaching, a personalized curriculum and on-site opportunities to put theory into practice, the innovative MBA program cultivates career competencies that are highly sought by employers today. Fisher has transformed the Full-Time MBA experience to create the business leaders of tomorrow.

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Full-Time MBA Rankings - Financial Times and U.S. News & World Report

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Fisher's STEM MBA specialization

Full-Time MBA students can pursue the STEM MBA specialization, which provides career opportunities and technical skill development. International students can also remain in the U.S. for an additional two years of Optional Practical Training (OPT).

  • 30 of 60 credit hours must be STEM      
  • 18 are already in the required core classes      
  • Choose 12 credit hours from select electives

Learn about Fisher's STEM MBA 

GMAT/GRE waivers for Full-Time MBA applicants

The Full-Time MBA program is now offering GMAT/GRE test waivers for autumn 2022 applicants. MBA applicants seeking a test waiver will have additional weight placed on the remaining application components and will be asked to submit a supplemental essay. 

Learn about requesting a waiver

Personalized. Integrated. Experiential.

Fisher’s Full-Time MBA student journey is more personalized, experiential and integrated than ever. The flexible curriculum — led by experts from a variety of core disciplines — incorporates immersive, cross-functional projects for top companies and organizations in Columbus, Ohio and globally.

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John Molson Case Group

Learning happens when one puts into practice all the theories studied in the classroom. Having the opportunity to participate in The John Molson International Case Competition, and other experiential learning opportunities has been invaluable within the Fisher MBA program, and ultimately my life, journey. 

Jaimie SantmyerMBA (Class of 2024 )
Upcoming internship: McKinsey & Company


Travel the World of Global Business

Your education extends far beyond the classroom thanks to academic, corporate, and non-profit partnerships on The Ohio State University campus, in the capital city of Columbus - home to one of the highest concentrations of Fortune 1000 businesses. Fisher doesn't stop at Ohio's borders. The MBA program offers students a global experience.

COVID-19 Impact: The university has currently suspended travel until further notice. Depending on when the suspension ends, this may impact offerings with travel such as GAP or GBE.

Discover Experiential Learning in the Fisher MBA

80% of Full-Time MBA students participate in hands-on business consulting experience outside the USA

Become part of the Fisher Community

The Fisher culture and diversified students are a key part of our impressive rankings. The full-time MBA program tailors each student’s journey to individual development needs and career aspirations. It’s an intimate learning experience within a comprehensive, research-based university.

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Get your invite to Red Carpet Weekend!

Each year Fisher hosts a VIP Red Carpet event to get admitted Full-Time MBA students excited about the Fisher MBA experience. Get your application completed so you'll receive an invite to this fantastic event when registration opens.

Red Carpet Weekend Agenda

Contact Us

Whether you are in the beginning stages of your program search or you have already decided that one of Fisher's graduate programs is the right fit for you, we encourage you to connect with us.  

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