University of Georgia (UGA)

Athens, GA

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University of Georgia

University of Georgia

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Agriculture and Natural Resources

Major Bachelors Masters
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations
Agricultural Communication/Journalism
Agricultural Economics
Agricultural and Horticultural Plant Breeding
Agriculture
Agronomy and Crop Science
Animal Sciences
Applied Horticulture/Horticultural Operations
Dairy Science
Environmental Science
Environmental Studies
Food Science
Food Technology and Processing
Forest Sciences and Biology
Forestry
Natural Resource Recreation and Tourism
Natural Resources/Conservation
Plant Protection & Integrated Pest Management
Poultry Science
Turf and Turfgrass Management
Wildlands, Fish and Wildlife Management and Science

Arts & Humanities

Major Bachelors Masters
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
Arabic Language and Literature
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Art/Art Studies
Chinese Language and Literature
Christian Studies
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures and Linguistics
Comparative Literature
Creative Writing
Dance
Divinity, Ministry, Seminary (BD, MDiv)
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
English Language and Literature
Film, Cinema, Video, Movie Studies
Fine/Studio Arts
French Language and Literature
General Music
General Studies
German Language and Literature
History
Interior Design
Italian Language and Literature
Japanese Language and Literature
Landscape Architecture (BS, BSLA, BLA, MSLA, MLA, PhD)
Latin Language and Literature
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Linguistics
Music Performance
Music Theory and Composition
Philosophy
Product and Industrial Design
Religion/Religious Studies
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Russian Language and Literature
Spanish Language and Literature
Theology/Theological Studies

Business

Major Bachelors Masters
Accounting
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science
Business Administration and Management
Business/Commerce
Business/Corporate Communications
Business/Managerial Economics
Construction Management
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce
Fashion Merchandising
Fashion/Apparel Design
Finance
Hospitality Management and Administration
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration
Insurance
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Management Information Systems
Management Science
Marketing Research
Marketing/Marketing Management
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
Other Accounting and Related Services
Other Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations
Other Marketing
Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management
Real Estate
Restaurant & Food Services
Tourism, Travel, and Hotel Services Management

Communication & Media

Major Bachelors Masters
Advertising
Animation, Interactive Media, Video Graphics and Special Effects
Broadcast Journalism
Commercial & Advertising Art
Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Communications Technology/Technician
Design & Visual Communications
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
Film/Video & Cinematography
Graphic Design
Intermedia/Multimedia
Journalism
Other Computer Software and Media Applications
Other Journalism
Photography
Public Relations/Image Management
Recording Arts Technology
Web Page, Digital Multimedia, Information Resources, and Graphic Design

Cosmetology & Beauty

Major Bachelors Masters
Barbering/Barber
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist
Esthetician & Skin Care
Hair Styling & Hair Design
Make-Up Artist/Specialist
Manicurist/Nail Specialist

Culinary Arts & Food Service

Major Bachelors Masters
Baking and Pastry Arts
Culinary Arts

Education

Major Bachelors Masters
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching
Agricultural Teacher Education
Art Teacher Education
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services
Curriculum and Instruction
Early Childhood Education
Education
Educational Leadership and Administration
Educational/Instructional Media Design
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
Foreign Language Teacher Education
Health Occupations Teacher Education
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
Mathematics Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Other Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods
Reading Teacher Education
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Secondary Education
Social Studies Teacher Education
Special Education and Teaching
Technical Teacher Education
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education

Engineering

Major Bachelors Masters
Agricultural/Biological Engineering and Bioengineering
Biochemical Engineering
Biological / Biosystems Engineering
Computer Engineering
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
Other Electrical Technician

Family and Consumer Science Professions

Major Bachelors Masters
Apparel and Textiles
Child Development
Consumer Economics
Consumer Merchandising/Retailing Management
Family Resource Management Studies
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies
Housing and Human Environments
Other Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Communication

Fitness, Recreation and Leisure Studies

Major Bachelors Masters
Health and Physical Education
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Other Health and Physical Education/Fitness
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Health & Medical Services

Major Bachelors Masters
Athletic Training/Trainer
Clinical/Medical Lab. Technician
Communication Disorders
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Dietetics/Dietitian (RD)
Environmental Health
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) and Licensed Vocational Nurse Training (LVN)
Massage Therapy, Therapeutic Massage
Medical Insurance/Biller
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Music Therapy/Therapist
Nursing Administration
Nursing Assistant / Aide and Patient Care Assistant / Aide
Occupational Therapist Assistant
Other Alternative and Complementary Medicine and Medical Systems (Holistic Medicine)
Other Nursing
Pharmacy Administration and Pharmacy Policy and Regulatory Affairs (MS, PhD)
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant
Public Health (MPH, DPH)
Public Health Education and Promotion
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
Registered Nurse and Registered Nursing (RN)
Respiratory Therapy Technician/Assistant
Surgical Technologist
Ultrasound Technician

Interdisciplinary Studies

Major Bachelors Masters
Biological and Physical Sciences
Cognitive Science
Cultural Resource Management and Policy Analysis
Gerontology
Historic Preservation and Conservation
Nutrition Sciences

Legal Professions

Major Bachelors Masters
Advanced Legal Research/Studies (LL.M., M.C.L., M.L.I., M.S.L., J.S.D./S.J.D.)
Court Reporting
Legal Administrative Assistant
Legal Assistant/Paralegal
Legal Studies

Life Science

Major Bachelors Masters
Biochemistry/Biophysics and Molecular Biology
Bioinformatics
Biology/Biological Sciences
Biotechnology
Botany/Plant Biology
Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology
Ecology
Entomology
Genetics
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
Microbiology
Plant Pathology/Phytopathology

Mathematics and Statistics

Major Bachelors Masters
Mathematics
Statistics

Natural Sciences

Major Bachelors Masters
Astronomy
Chemistry
Environmental Chemistry
Geology/Earth Science
Physics

Security and Protective Service Careers

Major Bachelors Masters
Corrections
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement
Firefighter, Fireman and Firefighting Science
Forensic Science and Technology
Homeland Security (DHS, National Security Policy, Disaster Planning and Intelligence)
Human Services
Other Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, Paramilitary, and Related Protective Services

Skilled Trades

Major Bachelors Masters
Aircraft Maintenance
Autobody Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Building Property Management and Maintenance
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR)
Plumbing Technology/Plumber
Welding Technology/Welder

Social Sciences

Major Bachelors Masters
African-American/Black Studies
Anthropology
Clinical Psychology
Counseling Psychology
Economics
Educational Psychology
Forensic Psychology
Geography
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
International Relations and Affairs
Latin American and Caribbean Studies
Political Science and Government
Psychology
Sociology
Sport Psychology
Women's Studies

Social Work

Major Bachelors Masters
Public Administration
Social Work

Technician Careers

Major Bachelors Masters
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
Computer Systems Technology
Other Engineering Technologies/Technicians

Technology

Major Bachelors Masters
Artificial Intelligence and Robotics
Computer Repair and Installation Technology, Technician
Computer Science
Computer and Information Systems Security, Information Assurance (CIS, Internet Security)
Network and System Administration / Administrator
Other Computer Programming
Other Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager
Telecommunications Technology
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster

Transportation Careers

Major Bachelors Masters
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology
Truck and Bus Driver, Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor (Trucking)

Veterinary Medicine

Major Bachelors Masters
Small/Companion Animal Surgery and Medicine (Cert, MS, PhD)
Veterinary Science, Veterinary Clinical Sciences
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant

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UGA Ratings & Reviews

Overall Rating for Academics:

Rated 5 of 5 Stars 19 Reviews

79% of students gave University of Georgia 5 stars in Academics.

Student Ratings

Student at This School - Grad Year 2015

Academics Rating

I am taking 16 hours this semester. My professors are incredible. My favorite professor is a guy named Jeff Fallis - he is my Creative Writing teacher and he is just phenomenal. The class size for Creative Writing is about 18? But then I am taking other great classes like Rhetoric and Popular Culture and Statistics, which have over 200 people in them. I love the professors here - I see a true difference between UGA and KSU. The workload isn't so bad yet, but the semester just started, so we'll see!


Student at This School - Grad Year 2017

Academics Rating

All my professors have been great. There is a high workload, but definitely manageable. Class size varies. As you take introductory courses you'll probably have about 300 students in the class, but as you get more specific to your major the class size is about 20.


UGA Academic Details

Academic Calendar Semester
Average Freshman GPA 3.30
Retention Rate 94%
Carnegie Class Research Universities (very high research activity)
Orientation Month(s) Orientation for new students held prior to each semester.

Specialty Study Options

  • Double Majors
  • Independent Study
  • Accelerated Study
  • Honors Program
  • Internships
  • External Degree Programs
  • Certificate Programs

Domestic Off-Campus Semester-Away Programs

  • Domestic Exchange Schools
  • Sea Semester

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Agriculture
  • Business
  • Engineering
  • Natural Science
  • Other: forestry, natural resources

Pre-Professional Programs

  • Pre-Law
  • Pre-Medicine
  • Pre-Veterinary
  • Pre-Pharmacy
  • Pre-Dentistry
  • Pre-Theology
  • Pre-Optometry

Class Sizes at University of Georgia

  • Fewer than 20 Students: 35%
  • 50 - 100 Students: 7%
  • 20 - 49 Students: 52%
  • 100+ Students: 5%
Fewer than 20 Students 35%
50 - 100 Students 7%
20 - 49 Students 52%
100+ Students 5%

Faculty Ethnic Diversity

  • Caucasian: 80
  • Asian: 8
  • African American: 5
  • Latino: 4
  • Unknown and Other: 2
Caucasian 80
Asian 8
African American 5
Latino 4
Unknown and Other 2

Faculty at University of Georgia

Total Faculty 2,908
Student-to-Faculty Ratio 18
Full-Time Professors 9,262
Male Faculty 1,714
Part-Time Professors 706
Women Faculty 1,194

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