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Degree Programs

The OSU College of Business offers more majors than any other business school in Oregon. Find the degree program that works for you:

Accountancy*: This rigorous program prepares you for a successful career in fields such as tax accounting, cost accounting, auditing, corporate accounting, and not-for-profit accounting. (B.S.). Sample four-year plan. 

Business Administration*: The business administration core curriculum provides students with a broad overview of business (B.S. or B.A.) Sample four-year plan. 

Business Information Systems (BIS)*: A blend of operations, management, computer science and engineering, the Business Information Systems curriculum teaches how to harness technologies to help organizations become and remain competitive in today's professional environment. BIS graduates have become software engineers, business process analysts, quality control managers, IT auditors and more. (B.S. or B.A.) Sample four-year plan. 

Design and Innovation Management: The OSU College of Business has rolled out our restructured design major: Design and Innovation Management. This degree will allow students to tailor their Design and Innovation Management major to meet their career needs; students will choose one of three options available under the major: apparel design, interior design and design management. This program will allow students to graduate in four years.  

Apparel Design (option): Our apparel design program focuses on professional design with an emphasis on outdoor and performance wear. Apparel designers work with design teams to develop new styles for a target market. Designers create concepts and sketches for fashions one to two years in advance of the market. Technical designers make designs a realty by working out exact details of style for production. Sample four-year plan.

Interior Design (option): An interior designer is responsible for the function and aesthetics of a commercial or residential interior space, while factoring in the needs of those using the space. Interior Design majors are well versed in human behavior, textiles, business and digital visualization and are prepared for careers with commercial companies that specialize in healthcare, hospitality, education, retail and corporate design. Sample four-year plan

Design Management (option): This program is designed for students who want a management role in a design field. Gain necessary skills in marketing, finance, leadership, strategy, and supply chain. This option provides students with an integrated focus on the role of design in the creation and management of strategic and sustainable advantage. Sample four-year plan.

Finance*: The financial field involves managing funds in our economic system. You will learn institutional financing skills to launch careers in banking, insurance, securities or a similar field. (B.S. or B.A.) Sample four-year plan. 

Management*: Become proficient at getting things done through successfully managing people, systems, projects, processes and quality. (B.S. or B.A.) Sample four-year plan.

Marketing*: With a marketing degree, you can step into a variety of organizations including manufacturing companies, service firms, retailers, wholesalers, advertising agencies, media and government agencies. (B.S. or B.A.) Sample four-year plan.

Merchandising Management: Students in Merchandising Management are prepared for positions in retail management, product merchandising and market research. In a global, diverse, fast-paced and competitive environment, merchandisers are involved in market analysis, pricing, distribution, visual presentation and many other aspects of the supply chain. Sample four-year plan.


Additional Degrees/Options

Entrepreneurship: Earn your degree in Business Administration with an option in entrepreneurship and learn to recognize and develop opportunities in both profit and not-for-profit organizations. (B.S. or B.A. in Business Administration). Sample four-year plan.

General Business*: Offered at OSU-Cascades or through Ecampus. (B.S. or B.A.)

Hospitality Management*: Only offered at OSU-Cascades. (B.S. or B.A.)

Supply Chain and Logistics Management*: The Supply Chain and Logistics Management option trains students to be operations and procurement managers in government agencies and in manufacturing and service sectors around the globe. Sample four-year plan. 

International Business:This option prepares students for management positions in organizations engaged in international trade. (B.S. or B.A. in Business Administration). Sample four-year plan.

Innovation Management Double Degree*: Available only for non-business majors. Gain expertise in developing new ideas and inventions and learn how to take these ideas through the innovation and commercialization process. Provides students with a foundation in business basics while also building expertise in the innovation and commercialization process.

*The College of Business and also its Accounting program are accredited by AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.  Less than 5 percent of the more than 16,000 schools worldwide granting business degrees have earned AACSB Accreditation and only 1% separately accredit Accounting. To achieve accreditation, a business school must meet a broad range of quality standards and be committed to continuous improvement relating to curriculum, faculty credentials, admissions, degree requirements, information resources, research and scholarship, and more.