Full-Time MBA Program

Costs + Financial Aid

Our numbers add up to a rich MBA experience you will value.

We built our reputation on being both high quality and highly affordable. The Full-Time MBA pays for itself within 3.8 years according to Forbes' 2015 rankings. Learn more about tuition and fees, financial aid, and our highly competitive assistantship opportunities.

Tuition & Fees 2016–2017

Our Board of Regents adjusts the Full-Time MBA tuition and fees in May of each year for the next academic year.

Cost Georgia Resident Non-Resident
One-Time Costs MBA Program Fee $500 $500
PreMBA Coursework
(MBA Foundations)
$170 $170
Tuition + Fees Each Academic Year Tuition $13,192 $31,510
Student Fees $2,270 $2,270
Total Tuition + Fees for 1 Year $16,132 $34,450

Optional Experiences

International Residency Estimated Costs
Land Package $1900
Airfare Varies by Destination
Spending Money $500
Note:  Students make their own airfare arrangements and spending varies by personal preferences.


Silicon Valley Trip Estimated Costs
Hotel, Airfare, Spending Money $1100
Note:  There is no program fee for this trip. Students make their own arrangements and costs vary.


Estimated Living Expenses 2016–2017

Most of our Full-Time MBA students live in the Athens area and appreciate the high quality of life at an affordable price.

  On-Campus Off-Campus
Average Room & Board $11,300 $14,750
Books & Supplies $1,500 – $1,800 $1,500 – $1,800
Transportation $1,172 $1,882
Miscellaneous Living Expenses $5,668 $5,668

Financial Assistance

Awards + Assistantships

We offer financial merit aid to the most qualified students. Our awards and assistantships are generous.

Financial Aid

Learn more about options for need-based aid and how to apply from our Office of Student Financial Aid.