For the serious self-starter, there is absolutely no better place than the University of Georgia. The UGA Entrepreneurship Program, housed in the Terry College of Business, provides a unique and comprehensive academic program that encompasses experiential learning and equips students with the tools and resources to pursue their own start-up venture.

Our Mission

We strive to infuse and refine an entrepreneurial mindset in our students through transformational experiences and comprehensive academic courses.

Three Pillars of the Entrepreneurship Program

  • Academic

  • Experiential

  • Economic Development


The Certificate program is the academic keystone for the newly launched program.  The University-wide certificate in Entrepreneurship launched in the Spring of 2016. For the first time students from any College within the University can apply to be a part of the program to receive the Entrepreneurship Certificate. With a total of 15-hours of coursework, the certificate is targeted to any student who is interested in becoming an entrepreneur.

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The Entrepreneurship Program serves students by providing students with "hands-on" opportunities in Entrepreneurship as well as University-wide resources for on-campus startups.

Economic Development

The Entrepreneurship Program also aims to provide resources for the University community including students, faculty, alumni and friends that lead to the launching of successful business ventures.

  • Awarded $55,000 in seed funding to student run organizations in 2016

  • Paid Internships & Employment Opportunities

  • Connecting Students with local & regional business incubators

  • Facilitating connections to local startups for internship, employment & research opportunities

The Entrepreneurship program gifted a skillset to make my ideations reality.
— Trey Sinyard BBA Finance, BS Biochemistry ’11