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.

    • Wednesday, March 1, 2023 at 6 p.m. ET (online) | Register
    • Tuesday, April 4, 2023 at 6 p.m. ET (online) | Register

    GMAT Info Session (Eastern Time):

    Get the inside scoop about the GMAT! Attend a 60-minute 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, March 31, 2023 at 12:00 p.m. ET (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 Visits

        Individual Campus Visits - Prospective students welcome!

        We invite you to visit Ohio State's campus to complete your graduate research regarding the Fisher College of Business SMB-A program. Once you complete the visit request form, you will be contacted to finalize your agenda. Individual campus visits typically consist of a Fisher Tour, and a meeting with an admissions/recruitment team member. We recommend starting your application before your visit.

        Your plans may bring you to campus with little advance notice, so we try to accommodate walk-ins. However, appointments are strongly encouraged to ensure availability and a positive experience.  Email FCOB-smb-a@osu.edu, or call 614-292-8511 with any questions.

        LOCATION: GRADUATE PROGRAMS OFFICE:
        100 Gerlach Hall
        2108 Neil Avenue
        Columbus, Ohio 43210

        Parking available in the Lane Ave. Garage
        Ohio State's Safe & Healthy Buckeyes page

        Request an Individual Campus 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/In-person Appointments

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

        Contact us at FCOB-smb-a@osu.edu to express your interest and request a phone or in-person meeting. Questions? call (614) 292-8511.

      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.