Terry College of Business - University of Georgia

Facts and Recognition

C. Herman and Mary Virginia Terry College of Business

Founded in 1912, the Terry College of Business is the state’s flagship business school at the nation’s birthplace of public higher education. Terry College takes great pride in its role supporting economic growth in Georgia and graduating leaders who are prepared to compete in the global economy.

Ranked a top 20 public business school, Terry is the second largest college at UGA, with a very popular residential undergraduate program, an online bachelor’s degree option, a wide range of specialized master’s degrees, multiple MBA program formats in Athens and Atlanta, and eight different areas of study in its PhD programs. Terry has a vast network of more than 70,000 alumni, many of whom enthusiastically engage with the college as employers, mentors and donors. Classes are taught at UGA’s campuses in Athens, Gwinnett and Griffin, and at the Terry Executive Education Center in Atlanta.

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97%of Terry undergraduates accepted full-time employment offers within three months of graduation
#14Public Undergraduate
Business Program
#19Public Full-Time
MBA Program
Top 15
6 individual programs are ranked in the top 15 amoung U.S. business schools

New Learning Environment

Terry’s new home is the Business Learning Community. Located at the center of UGA’s main campus, the $140 million complex will include six buildings once construction of the final two buildings is completed in 2019.


86% of Terry undergraduates complete one or more internships.


Nearly half of the fastest-growing businesses owned or operated by UGA alumni in the Bulldog® 100 are led by Terry graduates.

Tailored Options

Terry offers innovative undergraduate certificates in Leadership, Music Business, Actuarial Science, Entrepreneurship and Legal Studies. The college also supports nine different faculty-led study abroad opportunities and cultivates student talent through the Terry Women’s Initiative.

Most recently, Terry has added several graduate offerings including a Master of Science in Business Analytics, a STEM MBA, a FinTech specialization for MBA and a Data and Analytics specialization in Accounting.

Enrollment (Fall 2017)

Undergraduate: 7,931

Graduate/ Professional : 756

Total: 8,687

Number of Faculty


Number of Living Alumni:

70,000+ in 80 countries