Executive MBA Program

Requirements + Deadlines

Get the details to apply to our Executive MBA.

Preliminary Evaluations

To request a preliminary evaluation, submit your resume. We offer preliminary evaluations to interested candidates to confirm your fit for the program. You will receive feedback from the admissions committee within 10 business days. Please contact admissions at emba@uga.edu or 404-467-5125 if you have questions.

When to Apply - Application Deadlines

We review applications to the Executive MBA on a rolling admissions basis. We are currently accepting applications for the class entering Fall 2020. It is highly recommended that you submit your application in advance of our June 30, 2020 deadline, but we will continue to accept and review applications until the class is full.

What You Need to Apply

  • Five years work experience by the time classes begin
  • Your resume detailing scope of responsibility and management experience
  • Two professional recommendations (delivered online)
  • Official transcripts from institution(s) where you earned your degree(s)
  • TOEFL or IELTS scores (if you do not hold a U.S. degree) unless waived
  • $100 nonrefundable application fee (paid online at time of application submission)

Test Not Required

We do not require standardized test scores as part of your application. We believe that your professional accomplishments are the strongest indicators of your ability to be successful in the Executive MBA program. If you plan to take or have already taken the GMAT or GRE, you may voluntarily provide your test information in your application. Submit GMAT scores to school code Z95-H2-44. Submit GRE scores to school code 5813.

About the Essays

Personal Statement Essay

Provide a personal statement (500-750 words) indicating:

  • What is compelling you to pursue an Executive MBA?
  • How will the program contribute to your personal and professional development objectives?
  • Which skill sets do you wish to hone and improve?

Optional Essay

  • Please share anything else that you would like us to know. Feel free to discuss unique events, previous life experiences, or for re-applicants, what has changed since you last applied.

How to Apply

Complete the online application

  • You will answer several questions, upload the materials listed above, and pay the application fee.
  • You can save the application and return to it multiple times until you finish it.
  • Do not submit the application until it is complete. You cannot change it after submitting.

Submit your Official Transcripts

Applicants will have the ability to upload unofficial transcripts from institutions where a degree was earned as part of the online application. However, official transcripts, either electronically or paper hard-copy, must be provided to complete your application. An official transcript is one that has been received directly from the institution(s) where you earned a bachelor’s degree or higher.

We prefer electronic delivery of your transcripts directly from your institution, or via secure services such as Scrip-Safe, AVOW, Docufied and National Clearinghouse. Electronic transcripts should be sent directly to emba@uga.edu. If electronic delivery is not available, the institution(s) may submit one official transcript in a sealed envelope to the address below. If the transcript(s) will be mailed, please let us know at emba@uga.edu.

Terry College of Business, MBA Admissions
3475 Lenox Road, Suite 300
Atlanta, GA 30326


Once we receive a submitted and completed application, select candidates will be contacted to schedule an admissions interview.