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
​6
Average Age
30
Average GPA
3.17

Degrees

Degree Percentage
Business + Economics 55%
Liberal Arts 31%
Engineering/Science/Computer 13%

Industries

Area Percentage
General Services 38%
Technology 13%
Consumer Products 8%
Media/Entertainment 3%
Financial Services 14%
Manufacturing 16%
Government/Non-profit 8%

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

Functional Areas

Area Percentage
Consulting 8%
Finance/Accounting 18%
General Management 13%
Information Technology 6%
Marketing/Sales 29%
Operations/Logistics 25%

 

Class Makeup

Demographic Percentage of Students
Non-white 42
Black/African American 25
Asian 11
Biracial/Multiracial 5
Hispanic 12
Male 59
Female 41
 
 
 

Participating Companies

A sample of companies represented by our Professional Students:

  • 160over90 an Endeavor Company
  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Acuity Brands
  • ADP
  • Aflac Broker Channel
  • AGCO Corp.
  • Airgas
  • Allstate Insurance Company
  • Americold Logistics, LLC
  • Ankle and Foot Centers of Georgia
  • ASRT Inc.
  • Association of Energy Engineers, Inc.
  • AT&T
  • Auth0
  • Batson-Cook Construction
  • Beazley Group
  • Bluegreen Vacations
  • Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health USA
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of America
  • Calendly
  • Capgemini
  • Carrier
  • Cendyn
  • Center for Vaccines and Immunology, University of Georgia
  • Cherry Bekaert LLP
  • Chick-fil-A Inc.
  • WinShape Foundation
  • Cintas Corporation
  • Cisco Systems, Inc.
  • City of Atlanta Watershed Management
  • City of Snellville
  • CNN
  • Compassion International
  • Concierge Live
  • Connect Ministries
  • Cortland
  • Cox Automotive
  • Cox Communications
  • Deloitte Consulting
  • Delta Air lines
  • Delta Community Credit Union
  • Delta Vacations
  • Dixon Hughes Goodman
  • Dollar General Distribution Center
  • Doosan Infracore North America
  • Duracell
  • East West Manufacturing
  • Echo Global Logistics
  • Emory University
  • Emory Winship Cancer Institute
  • Equifax Inc.
  • Ernst & Young, LLP
  • eVestment
  • Fathom Technology Partners
  • Feuji Inc
  • FirstKey Homes
  • Fiserv
  • Focus Brands
  • FourKites, Inc.
  • Fulcro Insurance of Georgia, LLC
  • General Wholesale Beer Company
  • Genuine Parts Company
  • Georgia Department of Transportation
  • Georgia Environmental Finance Authority
  • Georgia-Pacific Gypsum LLC
  • Georgia-Pacific LLC
  • GO Agency
  • Graphic Packaging
  • Greensky
  • GS Caltex
  • Guidehouse LLP
  • Gwinnett County Court Administration
  • Honeywell
  • Honeywell Intelligrated
  • IBM
  • Inspire Brands
  • IntelliTrans
  • Invesco Ltd.
  • Janus Henderson Investors
  • JBS USA
  • JMS Advisory Group LLC
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Johnson Controls
  • Joint Medical Concepts
  • Kane is Able
  • Keg Logistics
  • Kidney Clinic of Athens
  • Koch Industries
  • KORE Wireless
  • Lark Pest Control
  • LCG Associates
  • Learfield IMG College
  • Leo Burnett, Razorfish
  • LexisNexis Risk Solutions
  • Liberty Mutual Insurance
  • LIFION, BY ADP
  • Linville Law Group
  • Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company
  • Lucas Group
  • MagView
  • Manhattan Associates
  • Mansfield Energy Corp.
  • McMaster-Carr Supply Company
  • Messer
  • Midsouth Aggregates
  • Military & Commercial Fasteners
  • Mohawk Industries
  • MS International
  • Multi-Energy Group, LLC
  • Navicent Health Baldwin Hospital
  • NCR
  • New Western Acquisitions
  • Newell Brands
  • Norfolk Southern Corporation
  • Northside Hospital
  • Novelis
  • Office of the Attorney General of Georgia
  • Orthopedics and Spine Consulting LLC
  • Osaka Gas USA
  • OTR Capital
  • Patientco
  • PepsiCo
  • PPG Aerospace
  • Pratt Industries
  • Premier, Inc.
  • Pritchard & Jerden
  • Protiviti
  • Quintairos, Prietto, Wood, & Boyer, P.A.
  • Quintessential Pictures
  • Rad Source Technologies, Inc.
  • RNA America Health Sciences
  • Roam Innovative Workplace
  • Rockdale County Public Schools
  • Salesforce
  • Southern Company Gas
  • Southface Energy Institute
  • Stanley Black & Decker
  • State Farm Insurance
  • Sterling Seacrest Partners, Inc.
  • Stitch Fix
  • Strive Financial
  • Structor Group
  • SUEZ Advanced Solutions
  • Suffolk Beauty Academy
  • SunTrust
  • Synchrony Financial
  • Taxfyle
  • Ted Todd Insurance
  • TEGNA WXIA NBC 11Alive
  • Thayqua Capital
  • The Benoit Group
  • The Boston Consulting Group
  • The Home Depot
  • The Sherwin-Williams Company
  • The Walt Disney Company
  • Tinuiti
  • Tory Burch
  • Transdev
  • Travelers Insurance Company
  • TriScapes Inc.
  • Truist
  • Trulite Glass and Aluminum Solutions
  • Turner Sports
  • S. Food and Drug Administration
  • Uline
  • Ultimate Software
  • United Parcel Service (UPS)
  • United States Gypsum Corporation
  • US Army
  • Veritiv
  • Verizon
  • Voya Investment Management
  • Vulcan Materials Company
  • Wells Fargo Bank
  • WestRock
  • Yuhara MFG USA, Inc.
  • Zoom Video Communications
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Return on Investment (Class of 2019 Exit Survey)

Benefit Percentage
Received Promotion 45
Were awarded new responsibilities at work 52
Experienced increased effectiveness at work 85

 

 

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