Mechanical Engineering BSME/Business Administration MBA(non-thesis)

Undergraduate engineering students may earn both their Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree and an M.B.A. in a total of five years through this dual program, which is also the first and only B.S.M.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.

Students must select two (2) courses from the list below:
BUSN 7100
BUSN 7900
ECON 7010
MGMT 7050
MIST Requirement: Choose from MIST 7600, MIST 7770 or MIST 7690

Additional requirements that are unique to this Double Dawgs program:

All students in the B.S.M.E. program are required to take the Fundamentals of Engineering Exam prior to graduation with their B.S.M.E. degree.

Admission to Graduate Program

Interested engineering students should apply to the M.B.A. program in the spring semester of their junior year. For more information on the M.B.A. 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: Mechanical Engineering B.S.M.E.
  • Department/College: College of Engineering

Advising Contact

  • Name: Crystal West
  • Email:
  • Phone: 706-542-4170
  • Address: 1261 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