Professional MBA Program

Professional MBA Class Profile

A Balance of Academics and Experience

The ideal student enriches our Professional MBA with real-life experience.

Average Years of Work Experience
​7
Average Age
31

Degrees

Degree Percentage
Business + Economics 44%
Liberal Arts 43%
Engineering/Sciences/Computer Sciences 13%

Industries

Industires represented by Professional MBA students
Industry Percentage
General Services 44%
Financial Services 15%
Manufacturing 15%
Government/Non-Profit 9%
Technology/Telecommunications 7%
Media/Entertainment 5%
Real Estate 3%
Consumer Products 2%

General Services includes retail, insurance, healthcare, energy, distribution, and transportation

Functional Areas

Area Percentage
Consulting 7%
Finance/Accounting 25%
General Management 16%
Information Technology 10%
Marketing/Sales 26%
Operations/Logistics 16%

Class Makeup

Demographic Percentage of Students
Underrepresented Minority 38
Male 64
Female 36
Average GMAT
562
Average GPA
3.20

Participating Companies

A sample of companies represented by our Professional students

  • AT&T
  • Bank of America
  • Careerbuilder
  • Carter's Inc.
  • Chick-fil-A
  • Cox
  • Cumulus Media, Inc.
  • Delta Airlines
  • Elavon
  • Ernst & Young
  • General Electric
  • General Motors
  • Georgia Department of Economic Development
  • Georgia-Pacific
  • Halyard Health
  • Home Depot
  • Intercontinental Hotel Groups
  • KPMG
  • Liberty Mutual Insurance
  • Lockheed Martin
  • McMaster-Carr
  • Merial
  • NCR Corporation
  • PwC
  • SAP
  • Southern Company
  • SunTrust Bank
  • The Clorox Company
  • The Coca-Cola Company
  • Turner Broadcasting System
  • United States Army
  • UPS
  • Woodruff Arts Center
  • Zurich North America

Benefits Upon Graduation (Class of 2015 Exit Survey)

Benefit Percentage
New Work Responsibilities 60
Promotion 54