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Business, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 9 months
    Duration
University rank #201 (ARWU) Corvallis, OR, United States
The Oregon State graduate Business programs offered by Oregon State University are committed to educating our students to be the kind of people we want to work for – people who work hard, earn success and lead by example as innovative, socially responsible and globally minded business people.

Overview

Our Master of Science in Business at Oregon State University will give you focused exploration into a specific business discipline. It is an opportunity for you to build a strong foundation of business acumen and leadership qualities while giving you the tools to be an expert in the field.

MSB in Supply Chain Analytics

The Master of Science in Business with a concentration in Supply Chain Analytics is the intersection of supply chain and logistics management and business analytics -- two areas in which organizations need trained and experienced leaders.

Increasingly businesses are interested in better using available information in operations and strategic decision making. Business Analytics uses data mining and visualization techniques to model increasingly large and complex data, allowing organizations to better meet their stakeholders’ needs. Supply Chain focuses on the oversight of materials and information from the supplier, manufacturer, wholesaler, retailer, and consumer, which the goal of meeting consumer needs as efficiently and timely as possible.

In this program, you’ll master the intersection of both worlds: the use of data management and data analytics to explore the characteristics of supply chains and identify value-enhancing efficiencies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Business Legal Environment
  • Operations Management
  • Managerial Decision Tools
  • Creating Value in Exchange
  • Markets and Valuation
  • Supply and Sourcing Management
  • Practical Business Analysis

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 9 months
    • Duration description
      Full-time: 9+ months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 21 months
    • Duration description
      Part-time: 21+ months
  • Credits
    45 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    7

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  • Minimum required score:

    91

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  • Minimum required score:

    575

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • A four-year baccalaureate degree
  • Academic Records/Transcripts 
  • Test Scores
  • Letters of Reference
  • Resident Alien/Permanent Resident Card (Green Card)
  • Financial Documentation (INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS ONLY)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15816 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7908 USD per semester and a duration of 9 months.
  • National

    15816 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7908 USD per semester and a duration of 9 months.
  • In-State

    9300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4650 USD per semester and a duration of 9 months.
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Living costs for Corvallis

  • 1397 - 2490 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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