Terry College of Business - University of Georgia
MSBA Admissions

MSBA Admissions

“The MSBA program is committed to supporting all of our U.S. candidates and applicants during the COVID-19 pandemic. We understand certain testing sites have closed and this may affect your ability to meet application deadlines. The  MSBA program has extended the spring application deadline to May 1 in hopes this will alleviate any interruptions. We wish everyone well, and please do reach out to msba@uga.edu with questions or concerns.”



Admission Prerequisites

  • Proficiency in college-level introductory statistics and calculus
  • Minimum 3.0 undergraduate GPA

Preferred Admission Prerequisites

  • Knowledge of computer programming with at least one high-level language (e.g., R, Python, SQL, C, Java)
  • At least one previous corporate internship

Application Requirements

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 and/or GRE score report(s)
  • Unofficial TOEFL or IELTS (only required for non-native English speakers)
  • Essay(s): 1 required, 1 optional
  • $75 application fee for domestic students, $100 application for international students (waived for U.S. military personnel)

Application Deadlines

  • November 15
  • January 15
  • March 1 (International Deadline)
  • Extended to May 1

On-Campus Info Sessions

The Admissions Committee will resume information sessions in the fall. Please check back for dates when fall classes begin in August. If you’d like to learn more about the program, please reach out to msba@uga.edu to schedule a meeting with an MSBA program advisor.

Tuition and fees

Please visit the UGA Bursar's Office website for the most current tuition and fee information.

More Information

Do you have questions about the MSBA or the application process? Please contact Leigh Britton at msba@uga.edu.

Are you an employer looking to connect to the MSBA talent pool? Please contact Andrew Salinas for any questions about recruiting MSBA students, sponsoring an MSBA capstone project, leading professional development workshops or seminars, or any other sponsorship opportunities.

NOTE: The MSBA program is a full-time program and only offered at our Athens campus. No evening or online MSBA courses are offered.

Double Dawgs Programs

Earn a bachelor's degree and master's degree in five years with a Double Dawgs program! There are four different program offerings leading to a Master of Science in Business Analytics: Economics AB/Business Analytics MS, Economics BBA/Business Analytics MS, Finance BBA/Business Analytics MS, Management Information Systems BBA/Business Analytics MS, and Statistics BS/Business Analytics MS.




Program Director
Santanu Chatterjee

Office of Student Engagement
Jake Mosley
Leigh Britton

Manager, Corporate Engagement
Andrew Salinas