The Georgia STEM MBA* is a one-year Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree option for current University System of Georgia undergraduates majoring in an eligible Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math (STEM) discipline. As a reference, there are 45 University of Georgia majors eligible for this degree option.
This specialized program is designed for high-achieving undergraduate students who want a broad base of foundational business courses and the business skills needed for professional advancement and career success. The curriculum is comprised of 8 “MBA Core” courses, an experiential learning course, a business intelligence course, and an additional elective of your choosing. In addition, the Communications and Career Effectiveness course will prepare you to be an effective leader and communicator in future business roles.
This accelerated program is 36 credit hours and can be completed in two semesters. Interested applicants will apply through the STEM MBA Application during their final year of undergraduate study.
|Fall Semester||Spring Semester|
|ACCT 6000 Accounting||MGMT 7400 Strategy|
|FINA 7010 Finance||MGMT 7120 Operations|
|ECON 7010 Economic Analysis for Business Leaders||MGMT 7050 Organizational Behavior|
|MARK 7510 Marketing||MIST 7770 Business Intelligence|
|BUSN 7990 Communications for Career Effectiveness||Capstone Project course: Lean Six Sigma, Innovative Business Projects, or Consulting|
|MSIT 7100 Applied Business Statistics||Elective|
A complete application includes:
- 1-page Resume
- Letters of Recommendation: 1 required, 1 optional; it is preferred that one letter be from an internship supervisor
- Unofficial transcripts
- Unofficial GMAT or GRE score report(s)
- Unofficial TOEFL or IELTS (if required)
- Essay(s): 1 required, 1 optional
- $100 application fee
In addition, STEM applicants must have completed at least one internship.
There are 5 application rounds between October and June. Candidates should apply when they feel they can submit their strongest application. Applications submitted during any of the first 4 rounds will have a decision in about 6 weeks. Applications submitted for the June 1 deadline will be evaluated on a rolling basis and decisions will be issued within 2 weeks.
Tuition & Fees
STEM MBA students pay the same tuition and fees as students in the full-time, two year MBA program.
*Currently not a Double Dawgs program.