University of Georgia Business Programs
University of Georgia is a public institution located in Athens, Georgia. The city atmosphere of Athens makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.
University of Georgia Rankings
We have ranked UGA as #70 out of 1,018 colleges and universities in the country in our 2021 Best Colleges list. This puts it in the top 10% of all schools in the nation. It is also ranked #2 out of 30 schools in Georgia.
Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.
UGA has also been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.
|#12||Most Popular Business Bachelor’s Degree Schools||Tweet It - Post It|
|#60||Best Business Master’s Degree Schools||Tweet It - Post It|
|#61||Best Business Bachelor’s Degree Schools||Tweet It - Post It|
|#87||Most Popular Business Master’s Degree Schools||Tweet It - Post It|
Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at UGA.
Awards From Around the Web
The following table lists some notable awards UGA has earned from around the web.
|#8||Best Colleges for Management Information Systems||College Factual|
|#11||Best Colleges for Business, Management & Marketing||College Factual|
|#27||Best Colleges for Marketing||College Factual|
|#35||Best Colleges for Accounting||College Factual|
|#38||Best Colleges for Finance & Financial Management||College Factual|
|#260||Best Schools||Course Advisor|
Where Is University of Georgia?
Contact details for UGA are given below.
|Address:||Administration Building, Athens, GA 30602|
How Do I Get Into UGA?
You can apply to UGA online at: https://apply.uga.edu/apply/
Admission Requirements for UGA
|High School GPA||required|
|High School Rank||neither required nor recommended|
|High School Transcript||required|
|College Prep Program||required|
|SAT or ACT Scores||required|
How Hard Is It To Get Into UGA?
Approximately 37% of accepted students are men and 63% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 50%, and the acceptance rate for women is 57%.
Average Test Scores
About 68% of students accepted to UGA submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 610 and 690. Math scores were between 590 and 680.
Can I Afford University of Georgia?
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.
Student Loan Debt
While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At UGA, approximately 33% of students took out student loans averaging $5,986 a year. That adds up to $23,944 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at UGA is 2.3%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.
University of Georgia Undergraduate Student Diversity
There are also 9,072 graduate students at the school.
Of the 28,175 full-time undergraduates at UGA, 42% are male and 58% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of University of Georgia students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||2,115|
|Hispanic or Latino||1,815|
Georgia students aren't the only ones who study at University of Georgia. At this time, 43 states are represented by the student population at the school.
Over 98 countries are represented at UGA. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, India, and South Korea.
Online Learning at University of Georgia
The following chart shows how the online learning population at UGA has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 29th most popular in Georgia for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.
Online Growth Rankings of UGA
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at University of Georgia was 29.2%. This is the #579 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at UGA regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of UGA majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.
|Major||1-Year Growth Rate|
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at UGA ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at UGA.
|Major||Growth Rate Rank|
|General Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration||#16|
|Human Resource Management||#25|
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
University of Georgia Business Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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