Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus


Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral

College Type: Public

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Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Georgia


The Georgia Institute of Technology is one of the nation's top research universities, distinguished by its commitment to improving the human condition through advanced science and technology.

Georgia Tech's campus occupies 400 acres in the heart of the city of Atlanta, where 20,000 undergraduate and graduate students receive a focused, technologically based education.

Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)*, the Institute offers many nationally recognized, top-ranked programs. Undergraduate and graduate degrees are offered in the Colleges of Architecture, Computing, Engineering, Management, Sciences, and the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts.

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Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 19413
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Faculty: 967

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 20:1
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Contact Information

225 North Ave
Atlanta Georgia 30332


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Main Phone: 404-894-2000

Additional Campuses:
Georgia Tech - Savannah
210 Technology Circle
Savannah, GA 31407

Georgia Tech - Europe
2 rue Marconi
Metz, France 57070

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Applying to Transfer

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Minimum GPA for Applying:
Minimum GPA requirements are: 2.7 for Georgia residents, 3.0 for non-Georgia US residents and 3.5 for International Students.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
The basic policy regarding the acceptance of the courses by transfer is to allow credit for courses completed with satisfactory grades (C or better) in other accredited colleges provided the courses correspond in time and content to courses offered at the

Credits (Min/Max):
A minimum of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours that are transferable to Georgia Tech. Maximum credits accepted for transfer vary by major. Refer to the policy document below for more information.

Test Scores for Applying:
The submission of standardized test scores is not required.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
You must submit a Statement of Good Standing from your previous institution.

Essay(s) required:
GA Tech does not require an essay or personal statement for admission consideration.

Application Fee:
There is a $65 nonrefundable application fee.

Other Requirements:
All of the specifically required courses on the Course Requirements by Major chart for the prospective major must be complete.

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Transfer Statistics

Transfers Applied: 1922

Transfers Accepted: 662

Transfer Percentage Accepted: 34%

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Admissions Data From: Fall 2010



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The Office of Scholarships & Financial Aid is dedicated to helping students and families apply for and obtain the financial aid necessary to pursue a Georgia Tech degree. Financial advisors are available to assist you.

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