Office of Global Business
Global Option in Business

Global Option in Business Graduate

The Global Option in Business (GO Business) program is a university-approved micro-credential to show your global experience and achievements. While allowing overlap with existing business degree requirements it is designed to guide student's curriculum focused with the knowledge, skills, and qualities to thrive in the global business world. 

Application Deadline: Two Semesters before Graduation

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Student on Global Option in Business program

My Global Option experience has been a pivotal and rewarding aspect of my academic journey. It has equipped me with the knowledge, skills, and mindset needed to navigate the complexities of a globalized world.

Sameer PasumarthyGlobal Option in Business 2024 Graduate

I once had a professor tell me, “It’s not about being the best; it’s about being unique.” Global Option makes any business student stand out and gives your resume or interview a “wow factor”. It is very possible to complete the requirements with careful planning and dedication.

Angela FisherGlobal Option in Business 2023 Graduate


By participating in the Global Option in Business, students are able to:

  • Structure your business curriculum to help you learn and experience education at Fisher College of Business with a global focus.
  • Document your global experience, knowledge, and mindset without adding time to graduation, showing future recruiters your global mindset.
  • Develop a global perspective and an international network to become a responsible global citizen and globally effective business leader.

Hear from past GO Business participants:

Read how past students have benefited from GO Business by visiting the student's shared ePortfolios. You will have to login to U.OSU.EDU with your OSU credentials to access the pages.

Details of Requirements

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Contact Information

Kozue Isozaki

Assistant Director for Student Exchange

Office of Global Business
Mason Hall 221
250 W. Woodruff Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA