These elective courses and certificate programs are available to UGA students looking to boost their skill-set and add value to their degree.

Note Please see your academic advisor for placement of Terry coursework within your program of study.


  • ACCT 1160 Survey of Accounting (Fall only)

    • Understand basic financial statement reports, concepts and principles
    • Understand basic managerial accounting systems, concepts, and principles
    • Recognize accounting’s critical role in today’s economic environment


  • ECON 2105 Principles of Macroeconomics

    • Discover how choices affect national and global economies
    • Understand economy-wide problems such as inflation and unemployment
    • Study the consequences of government involvement in the economy
  • ECON 2106 Principles of Microeconomics

    • Discuss choices made by people and firms in response to constraints and incentives
    • Learn how scarce resources and price affect individual, firm, and market behavior
  • ECON 4000 The Economics of Human Resources (Fall only)

    • Identify the costs and benefits managers should consider when deciding to hire, train, promote or terminate employees
    • Analyze workers’ decisions to invest in human capital
    • Identify the factorsfirms should consider in determining organizational structure and compensation schemes


  • FINA 3001 Financial Management For assistance registering email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

    • Understand finance fundamentals, including financial statements, net present value, and risk and return
    • Learn the basics of asset pricing, including pricing stocks, bonds, and options
    • Develop financial management tools useful in settings such as firms, non-profits, and personal finance

Music Business

  • MBUS 1100 Introduction to the Music Business

    • Obtain the skills necessary to begin and maintain a career in the music industry
    • Know the fundamental concepts of business practices in the music industry
    • Learn practical applications of classroom knowledge to the music business environment
  • MBUS 3000 Fundamental Concepts in Music Business

    • Gain the business fundamentals you need to navigate the music industry
    • Learn how business concepts apply to the various fields in the music industry
    • Understand fundamental approaches to business issues

Real Estate

  • REAL 4000 Real Estate

    • Learn and apply basic business principles including finance, economics, and law
    • Examine the role of real estate within the economy and its importance to firms and individuals

Risk Management + Insurance

  • RMIN 4000 Risk Management and Insurance

    • Know how to identify and evaluate risk management principles critical to any business professional
    • Recognize risk management’s important role in the growing concern over catastrophe and financial risks
    • Explore career opportunities in the field of risk management and insurance