Admission prerequisites:

  • Proficiency in college-level introductory statistics and calculus
  • Minimum 3.0 undergraduate GPA
  • Knowledge of computer programming with at least one high-level language (e.g., R, Python, SQL, C, Java)
  • 1+ internship and/or full-time work experience is required

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*
  • Self-reported* GMAT and/or GRE scores (Select applicants may apply for a test score waiver. Please review the application instructions for more information.)
  • Self-reported* TOEFL or IELTS scores (only required for non-native English speakers)
  • Essay(s): 1 required, 1 optional
  • Video essay (optional)
  • $75 application fee for domestic students, $100 application for international students (waived for U.S. military personnel and UGA Graduate School Institutional Recruitment Partners)

*If you are offered admission, we will require your official transcripts and score reports at that time.

Rolling Application Deadlines

Application SubmissionAdmissions Decision
February 2–March 1March 31
March 2–April 1April 30
April 15: Final Deadline for International ApplicantsMay 31
April 2–May 1*May 31
*Applications received after May 1 will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the class is full. Seats will fill quickly.

Total MSBA Tuition and Fees (2023–2024)

ExpenseGeorgia ResidentNon-Resident
Student Fees$1,390$1,390
Total Tuition + Fees for Program$18,668$34,976
The University System of Georgia Board of Regents adjusts tuition and fees in May of each year for the next academic year. Please visit the UGA Bursar’s Office website for the most current tuition and fee information.

Admission FAQs

MSBA Info Sessions

MSBA information sessions are a great way to learn more about the program and the details of the curriculum.

If you’d like to schedule a 1:1 meeting, please email the MSBA Program Office.

More Information

Do you have questions about the MSBA or the application process?

Please email the MSBA Program Office.