Georgia’s Terry College of Business offers an exceptional value for a Top 50 MBA program. Full-time MBA students can skip the private school costs and get a college town experience in Athens, Georgia while gaining a top-notch business education. Students focus primarily on the core b-school education in the first year followed by elective courses catered to their interests.
Students may either choose from one of Terry’s nine established concentrations or work with the program director to create a custom concentration. Terry also offers the opportunity for students to gain dual degrees in law, public health or the medicine. Another attraction for the Terry MBA is spending two years in Athens, Georgia. It’s a true college town and less than an hour to Atlanta.
The most likely path for a Georgia Terry MBA, according to the latest employment report, is a finance career in the South. More than 70% of the school’s most recent graduates took jobs in the South. Half (50%) of graduates ended up in the finance and accounting sector. The mean salary was just over $84,000 and 77% of the class received a signing bonus with a mean of $8,559.
Overall, Georgia Terry offers a fantastic route to jobs in the southern United States at a very reasonable cost and with a traditional college experience.
Terry has not published in its employment report its top employers, preferring to list a representative selection firms that hired the school’s graduates.