Who does UGA look for?

The University of Georgia looks for ambitious, eager and innovative students to join the AACSB-accredited Terry College of Business’s long legacy of excellence. Our affordable​​​​​​ Online Master of Business Administration program is ideal for students who want to invest in career growth while still prioritizing their professional and personal life.

Students who apply to the Online MBA program at UGA are expected to have two years of work experience by the time classes begin, a résumé highlighting career growth, two letters of recommendation, transcripts and English language proficiency test scores for international candidates.

Whether you’re pursuing an Online MBA to move up in your current career or to shift into an entirely new career, the OMBA program at UGA will prepare you to lead and thrive in positions in a multitude of organizations and industries.

Prospective students can expect to receive a well-rounded business education that builds a strong foundation in business principles while allowing students to tailor their education to their interests through optional concentrations and electives.

Is the Online MBA program right for you?

If you’re wondering how to choose an online MBA program, consider these questions before applying.

Are you committed to excelling in online business learning?

To succeed in business, you need to know the numbers, build trusting relationships, and lead under pressure. That’s only the beginning. Well-rounded students with at least two years of work experience will flourish in the Online MBA program and beyond.

The flexibility of the Online MBA program means students are responsible for managing their education and personal schedule. Students who enroll in the Online MBA are self-disciplined, self-motivated, and able to complete their coursework without the traditional classroom experience.

The online master’s in business administration also allows you to build relationships and excel in your interests through our optional certificate programs. Choose from Workforce Diversity, Entrepreneurship, or the Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certificate. Whatever your interests are, you can round out your skills and experience in these optional programs.

Is flexibility a priority for you?

Advancing your career doesn’t mean putting the rest of your life on hold. Our virtual delivery and modular course model works with a full-time job. Our Online MBA program is structured so you can balance school work and personal life while you pursue your MBA.

Our accredited Online MBA program delivers classes asynchronously, which means you can view course content in 10-to-15 minute increments. With roughly 20 hours of commitment each week, you’ll have time to prioritize your professional and personal life while working toward your degree. To learn more about work-life balance and the value of an Online MBA, visit the Work-Life Balance page.

Do you want a global perspective in your online education?

At Terry, you gain knowledge, experience and a strong network. Our more than 75,000 alumni are spread out around the globe, offering international opportunities for connection and career advancement. The Online MBA at UGA offers the same curriculum as our well-respected on-campus Professional MBA program, and our online MBA courses allow you the flexibility you need to maintain your career without sacrificing the stability and quality of UGA’s reputable business education.

Along with our first-rate Online MBA courses, students can look forward to getting a global perspective on business with the option to participate in in-person Domestic or International Residencies. You can get prepared to engage with the increasingly globalized business world through the International Residency which includes an eight-day, hands-on learning experience or the Domestic residency is a four-day residency offered in the U.S.

Are you looking for an affordable alternative to in-person business school?

An online MBA degree can help you save on the price of your education. By enrolling in the OMBA program, you can save on commuting costs, making the degree more accessible and feasible. Students enrolled in the Online MBA program can also apply for financial aid to assist in funding their education. To learn more about tuition rates and financial aid opportunities, visit the Tuition page.

Choose UGA’s Online MBA program

If your answers are yes to the above questions, you might be a good fit for our OMBA program.

If you’re still unsure if you should get an Online MBA degree at UGA, you can access other resources that can help you make an informed decision such as the Compare MBAs page, Curriculum page, or the Online MBA Admissions page.

The flexible Online MBA from the University of Georgia can help you level up your career on your terms

Your education should work for you. Maintain your work and personal life while accomplishing your goals with an Online Master of Business Administration degree from UGA.

Ready to apply? Review our requirements and deadlines. You can learn more about the University of Georgia’s Online MBA degree by requesting information.

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