For over 70 years, the University of North Georgia has produced the next generation of business leaders.

Where professionals become leaders.

Are you looking to increase your job opportunities and salary potential?

The Cottrell MBA could be the right program for you.

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Join one of Georgia's fastest growing MBA programs!

The Cottrell MBA program is a part-time MBA program offered on the Cumming and Gainesville, GA campuses of the University of North Georgia. Classes are scheduled two nights per week, perfect for those looking to balance education, family and work.

Fits your schedule

Faculty in the Cottrell MBA are balanced to have both academic and corporate experience, providing students with unique perspectives in each class. In addition, the Cottrell MBA is AACSB-accredited, an honor less than 5% of the world's business schools has achieved.

Quality faculty and programming

The University of North Georgia is one of only three public universities in Georgia on Kiplinger's Personal Finance list of the 300 best values among U.S. colleges and universities in 2017. In particular, the Cottrell MBA is one of the least expensive MBAs in the state of Georgia.

Fits your budget

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NEW Technology Leadership Concentration

The general Cottrell MBA is ideal for those seeking to further develop their business knowledge and skills.

Are you currently in technology but seeking to move into a higher position? The Cottrell MBA with a concentration in Technology Leadership could be the right fit for you. 


As CEO & president of the Cumming-Forsyth Chamber of Commerce, James McCoy knows what it takes to lead in one of Georgia's fastest growing counties. And, as a Cottrell MBA alumnus, the knowledge he gained during his MBA has saved the Chamber thousands of dollars and brought new business opportunities to Forsyth County.

James McCoy

CEO & President,

Cumming-Forsyth Chamber of Commerce


Ashley Krouse, Oakley™ store manager and southeast Oakley™ women's ambassador, believes that to be the best, you have to learn and work with the best. With that said, and as an alumna of North Georgia, the Cottrell MBA was the only graduate program she would consider.

Ashley Krouse

Store Manager & Southeast Women's Ambassador, Oakley™


Strong Graduates. Strong Communities.

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