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Mission Statement

The mission of the University of Georgia Terry College of Business is the pursuit and dissemination of knowledge for the effective and ethical practice of business. Within this mission, the highest priority of the Terry College of Business is advancing economic development. Specifically, as the business school at the nation’s first state-chartered university, the Terry College of Business is committed to advancing economic development through its three central missions: teaching, research, and service.


AACSB logoThe Terry College of Business and its Tull School of Accounting are accredited through AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Terry holds the distinction of being continuously accredited since 1926. AACSB Accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide. Less than 5 percent of the world's 13,000 business programs have earned AACSB Accreditation. AACSB-accredited schools produce graduates that are highly skilled and desirable to employers.

To learn more about the value of AACSB accreditation, visit AACSB International.

EMFD logoThe Terry College of Business is an affiliated member of EFMD – The Management Development Network. EFMD is a global network of business schools and corporations dedicated to enhancing excellence in management education and best practices in management development. More than 900 member organizations from academia, business, public service and consultancy in 90 countries provide a unique forum for information sharing, research, and discussion of best practices.