Biochemical Engineering BSBchE/Business Administration MBA(non-thesis)

Undergraduate engineering students may earn both their Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree and an MBA in a total of five years through this dual program, which is also the first and only B.S.Bch.E./M.B.A. degree offered by the University System of Georgia. This curricular combination will provide graduating students with not only the necessary engineering expertise but also the business skills needed for professional advancement and career success.

Admission to Program

Once admitted to UGA, students must meet certain standards to apply to high-demand majors in the UGA College of Engineering. Applicants will be selected based on their grades in general education and major specific courses along with information submitted in a personal statement of purpose.


Graduate-level courses that may be used to satisfy undergraduate and graduate program requirements.

MSIT 7100 (3 credit hours)
MIST 7700 (3 credit hours)

Additional requirements that are unique to this Double Dawgs program:

M.B.A. Electives (approved for B.S.Bch.E./M.B.A. program):
Students must select two (2) courses from the list below. Either MGMT 7160 or ENTR 7320 must be chosen as one of the two M.B.A. electives in year five in order to graduate from the M.B.A. program.
-ENTR 7090 Critical Design Thinking
-MARK 7600 Predictive Analytics
-MGMT 7220 Project Management
-MIST 6550 Energy Informatics
-MGMT 7160 Lean Six Sigma
-ENTR 7320 Innovation Projects

Admission to Graduate Program

Interested engineering students should apply to the MBA program in the spring semester of their junior year. For more information on MBA Admission process and application requirements, visit our webpage:

Program Advisor

  • Name: Ashley Tiller
  • Email:
  • Phone: 706-542-7627
  • Address: 314 Correll Hall

Undergraduate Major Information

  • Major: Biochemical Engineering B.S.Bch.E.
  • Department/College: College of Engineering

Advising Contact

  • Name: Jeremy Wheatley
  • Email:
  • Phone: 706-542-6947
  • Address: 1258 Driftmier Engineering Center

Graduate Major Information

  • Major: Business Administration M.B.A.
  • Department/College: Terry College of Business

Advising Contact

  • Name: Jake Mosley
  • Email:
  • Phone: 706-583-8136
  • Address: 318-E Correll Hall