Specialized Master in Business Analytics
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We look forward to getting to know you as you evaluate whether Fisher’s Specialized Master in Business Analytics program is right for you. We offer a variety of ways for you to learn more about Fisher and we invite you to select the option that best accommodates your schedule. Have questions? Simply email us at FCOB-smb-a@osu.edu

The SMB-A program is unable to accept international applications for those with or seeking an F-1 or J-1 visa.

  • Online

    Live SMB-A Information Session (Online) - 60 minutes

    The Specialized Master in Business - Analytics (SMB-A) live information sessions (webinars) via Zoom expose you to the culture at Ohio State and provides an overview of what makes the SMB-A program unique. The webinar includes curriculum information, admissions details, tips for applying and a Q&A with the Academic Co-Director, John Draper and a member of the admissions team. After registering, you're sent a confirmation email with a Zoom link to log in from your device at the designated date and time. If none of the available dates below work for you, schedule a one-on-one conversation with us here.

    • Tuesday, November 2, 2021, at 6 p.m. Eastern Time (online) | Register
    • Tuesday, December 7, 2021, at 6 p.m. Eastern Time (online) | Register
    • Tuesday, February 1, 2022, at 6 p.m. Eastern Time (online) | Register
    • Tuesday, March 1, 2022, at 6 p.m. Eastern Time (online) | Register
    • Tuesday, April 5, 2022, at 6 p.m. Eastern Time (online) | Register

     

    Virtual GMAT Info Session - Get tips!

    Get the inside scoop about the GMAT! Attend a 45-minute virtual information session, presented by Eric Chambers of GMAC, regarding the GMAT examination and how it pertains to graduate school/applications. All prospective graduate students are welcome to attend. Registration is limited, don't miss this opportunity to learn some great tips before you take the GMAT.

    • Friday, October 8, 2021, 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time (online) | Register
    • Friday, December 3, 2021, 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time (online) | Register

     


    Pre-Recorded SMB-A Program Overview Webinar

    Watch our SMB-A Program Overview webinar to learn more about the advantages of pursuing your SMB-A degree through Ohio State's Fisher College of Business.

    Pre-Recorded SMB-A Webinar: "Application Workshop"

    Download our SMB-A "Application Workshop" webinar, and quickly learn about the application and admissions process. Don't miss this opportunity to receive valuable insight and tips.

    Pre-Recorded SMB-A Webinar: "Analytics Management Capstone"

    Download our SMB-A "Analytics Management Capstone" webinar, and learn about the capstone in the curriculum, including some examples.

    Pre-Recorded Ohio State Employee Tuition Assistance Benefits Webinar

    Watch the Ohio State Employee Tuition Assistance Benefit Webinar. In this 5-minute webinar, you will learn about the Faculty and Staff Tuition Assistance Plan for Fisher's Working Professional programs.

    GMAT Info Session/Webinar featuring Eric Chambers

    Watch our GMAT Info Session/Webinar featuring Eric Chambers of GMAC to understand the test better and get tips and tricks to help you prepare.

    Virtual Tour of the Ohio State Fisher Campus

    We encourage you to take a Virtual Tour of the Ohio State Fisher Campus in order to get a feel for the physical environment and to learn about the Fisher Campus, Ohio State Campus, and the city of Columbus.

    Graduate Programs Overview

    Watch Fisher's general "Graduate Programs Overview" webinar if you are unsure about which graduate program is right for you.

  • On-Campus

    SMB-A On-Campus

    On-Campus SMB-A Information Session (In-Person)

    Our on-campus information sessions are designed to expose you to the Fisher community in person, to help you understand what makes our SMB-A program unique, and give us an opportunity to learn more about you. SMB-A info sessions include an admissions presentation and an application overview with a Q&A.

    • Currently, no on-campus SMB-A information sessions are scheduled. Try a webinar instead!

     

    Individual Campus Visits

    We invite you to visit our campus so that you can complete your personal research. We will be happy to set up and personalize your visit to ensure that you get the information you need. We normally ask that you schedule a campus visit one week in advance. However, we understand that at times your plans may bring you near campus with little advance notice, so we do try to accommodate walk-ins. Email fcob-smb-a@fisher.osu.edu so we can work with you to personalize a visit.

    Saturday Class Visit

    Saturday Class Visits are a great way for prospective students to visit campus and experience the SMB-A Classroom setting for themselves. It is required for prospective students to Start their Application prior to attending a Saturday Class Visit. Individuals must sign up at least one week prior to class and there are a limited number of spaces available. Email fcob-smb-a@fisher.osu.edu to get more information about class visits.

    Questions? E-mail FCOB-smb-a@osu.edu or call (614) 292-8511.

  • Connect with Us

    Phone Appointments

    Can't make it to campus but want to "meet" directly with the SMB-A recruiter? 

    Schedule a Phone Call with the SMB-A Recruiter 

    You can also contact us at FCOB-smb-a@osu.edu to express your interest. Questions? call (614) 292-8511.

    Virtual Office Hours (Online via Zoom)

    Virtual Office Hours offer a chance to ask program or application questions directly to our SMB-A Graduate Recruiter and get immediate answers. The sessions are 60-minutes on Thursday (once a month). Virtual Office Hours are a great follow-up to our information sessions/webinars. There is no formal presentation, and you can come and go as you please during the session (no registration required). Upcoming dates/times listed below - Eastern Time:

    Zoom Link for Virtual Office Hours - Bookmark it!

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.  

Request More Information

Contact Fisher's Graduate Programs Office directly to schedule on-campus activities such as in-person meetings, class visits and campus tours. We will do our best to accommodate your request in-person or virtually within university guidelines - Safe and Healthy Buckeyes.