Undergraduate Terry Major Admissions

Ready to apply to a Terry major? Let's review the deadlines and eligibility requirements.

Deadlines + Decisions

Fall Semester
Application Open July 1
Strict Application Deadline Aug. 28
Decision Sent October
Spring Semester
Application Open Dec. 2
Strict Application Deadline Jan. 22
Decision Sent March

Acceptance emails are sent from the Undergraduate Programs Office to your UGA email address. Questions: email us at terrybba@uga.edu.

BBA Applicants

Currently enrolled at UGA

All applicants to a major in the Terry College of Business must be currently enrolled in the University of Georgia.

2.6 overall GPA and a 2.0 UGA GPA

Based on UGA academic record by application deadline.

BBA Core Curriculum

Applicants need to have completed or be in the process of completing GenEd Areas I- VI. See the BBA Checklist for a complete list of Area VI required courses.

Math 1113

A grade or exemption in Math 1113 must be posted to the applicant's UGA academic record.

ACCT 2101

A grade in ACCT 2101 must be posted to the applicant's UGA academic record.

MSIT 3000

Students must have completed or be enrolled in MSIT 3000.

Testing Requirements

  • Students are required to submit ACT or SAT scores and sub-scores to the University prior to being considered for admission to a major in the Terry College. In addition to required ACT/SAT scores, students may also supplement their application by submitting a score from the ETS Proficiency Profile if they believe their ACT/SAT scores do not represent their current performance level. IMPORTANT: Read detailed Testing Requirement instructions by clicking here.
  • Accounting and Finance applicants must also complete the Terry Accounting Exam.
  • The ETS Proficiency Profile and the Accounting Exam are administered by the UGA Testing Center, and all questions regarding testing times and costs should be directed there (testing.uga.edu).

Major Selections

Students apply to a first and second choice major. Be sure to review the selection criteria for each major. View BBA Majors >>

Statement of Purpose

A Statement of Purpose is a brief essay (300-400 words) which describes your interest in a major and future goals. A separate Statement of Purpose is required for each major.

AB Economics Applicants

Currently enrolled at UGA

All applicants to a major in the Terry College of Business must be in good academic standing and eligible for enrollment at the University of Georgia.

2.6 overall GPA and a 2.0 UGA GPA

Based on UGA academic record by application deadline.

Complete or be in the process of completing 58 Hours

Students should follow the AB Core Curriculum.

Complete or be in the process of completing ECON 2105 and ECON 2106

Note: Students must earn a grade of “C” (2.0) or better in both ECON 2105 and ECON 2106 to successfully complete the AB Economics degree.

Testing Requirements

  • Students are required to submit ACT or SAT scores and sub-scores to the University prior to being considered for admission to a major in the Terry College. In addition to required ACT/SAT scores, students may also supplement their application by submitting a score from the ETS Proficiency Profile if they believe their ACT/SAT scores do not represent their current performance level. IMPORTANT: Read detailed Testing Requirement instructions by clicking here.
  • The ETS Proficiency Profile is administered by the UGA Testing Center, and all questions regarding testing times and costs should be directed there (testing.uga.edu).

Statement of Purpose

A Statement of Purpose is a brief essay (300–400 words) which describes your interest in the major and future goals.

 

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