The Terry College of Business offers a BBA degree in General Business at the UGA campus in Griffin, Georgia. This field of study provides students with general training in business administration and provides coursework in multiple academic areas. General Business is an appropriate major for students who wish to obtain a broad background in business or who intend to pursue an advanced degree.
Students who are applying to Griffin Campus will need to have completed Core Areas I-V and Area VI, 60 hours earned, and a transfer overall grade point average of 2.80. Students may apply if they are enrolled in course work that fulfills these outstanding requirements. Acceptance in the major is contingent on satisfactory completion of in-progress work.
|Sciences (At least one course must include a laboratory.)
|World Languages and Culture, Humanities and the ArtsBBA degree requirement course COMM 1100 (Public Speaking) or COMM 1500 (Interpersonal Communication) is preferred in GenEd Core IV for the Terry College (formerly SPCM). It must be taken as an Arts and Sciences Elective or General Elective credit, if not satisfied as part of GenEd Core IV.
|Social SciencesBBA degree requirement course ECON 2200 (Economic Development of the United States) or ECON 2100 (Economics of Environmental Quality) is preferred in GenEd Core V for the Terry College. It must be taken as an Arts and Sciences Elective or General Elective credit, if not satisfied as part of GenEd Core V. ECON 2105 and 2106 are prerequisites to ECON 2200 and ECON 2100.|
|Related to Major|
Students will need the following classes to complete their degree requirements for General Business.
|Upper Division Business Core
|Upper Division General Electives
|Four (3-hour) courses required.
Choose from 4000-level or above Terry College courses outside the major and/or 3000-level or above Terry College courses. Students may also choose 3000-level or above courses other than Terry College prefixes. Any 3000-level or above transfer course may be used to satisfy Upper Division General Electives.
|Choose seven business courses, 4000-level or above, with no more than three courses from any one business prefix. (In the required major courses and three upper division electives combined, no more than five courses may be from any one business prefix.)|
|Arts and Sciences Electives
|Five courses in Arts and Sciences (any level)|
|One hour of physical education.|
All of the following are required for graduation from the Terry College of Business.
|Terry College Residency: 30 hours of Terry coursework satisfied at UGA|
|COMM 1100 or COMM 1500|
|ECON 2100 or ECON 2200|
|2.00 Terry College grade point average (Terry College prefix courses satisfied at UGA for BBA degree requirements)|