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Georgia Tech awards more engineering degrees to women than any other school.
— American Society for Engineering Education
For more than 16 years, Georgia Tech has been ranked among the top ten public universities in the United States.
— U.S. News & World Report
Georgia Tech awards more engineering bachelor's degrees to minority students than any other university in the nation.
— Diverse: Issues in Higher Education
The League of American Bicyclists has named Georgia Tech one of the most bike friendly universities in the country.
Georgia Tech is ranked #7 among public universities in the country by U.S. News & World Report, and #1 for, "Annual return on investment (in-state)" by PayScale.com.
Tech.Co ranks Georgia Tech as the #1, "Public university that produces the best-equipped graduates to make an impact in the world of technology." Tech is also ranked among the top 25, "Colleges that can land a 6-figure career without graduate school," and #10 "Great Colleges for Business Majors," by MONEY magazine.
Tech’s industrial engineering program has been ranked #1 for more than two decades. Ten of the undergraduate engineering programs – and all 11 graduate engineering programs – are in the top 10. Georgia Tech's graduate computer science program also ranks in the top 10.
The Guardian's QS World University Rankings ranks Tech's College of Design as #7 in the United States, and #26 in the world for architecture.
The Institute is consistently rated among the top universities in the nation for graduation of underrepresented minorities in engineering, computer science, and architecture.
Georgia Tech is one of the South’s largest industrial and engineering research agencies. In Georgia specifically, the Institute plays a leading role in the Georgia Research Alliance, a centerpiece of the state’s economic development strategy. Research is conducted for industry and government by the Georgia Tech Research Institute, various academic schools and departments, and more than 100 interdisciplinary research units.
High Investment Returns
Recruitment and job placement of high-quality students is an advantage that many gain from attending Georgia Tech. The Center for Career Discovery and Development is one of the nation’s most successful and innovative university career support offices. Upon graduation, approximately 70 percent of Tech students have already accepted a job or been accepted to graduate school.
Campus Atmosphere & Athletics
Georgia Tech's beautiful 400-acre, tree-lined campus is located in the heart of Atlanta, Georgia. Our strong work ethic is balanced by a collegiate atmosphere incorporating sports, campus traditions, approximately 400 student organizations, and more than 50 Greek organizations.
Our NCAA Division I intercollegiate athletics program is one of the oldest and most renowned in the country, and Tech students are passionate cheerleaders for their beloved Yellow Jackets. The Georgia Tech Athletic Association sponsors varsity intercollegiate athletics competition in 17 sports. For the larger student body, Tech's 20 intramural sports, 43 sports clubs, and one of the best outdoor recreation programs in the country offer year-round action.
U.S. News & World Report
College Rankings 2016
As of February 2016
Best Undergraduate Schools
As of September 2015
Best Graduate Schools
As of March 2016
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education magazine
Top 100 Producers of Minority Degrees Rankings 2015
Rankings according to number of degrees awarded to minority students by discipline.