Admissions Overview

In our comprehensive, holistic admission process, we consider your academic background as well as your pursuits and interests outside the classroom. We look for students who enjoy being challenged and who are committed to furthering the Institute’s mission of “improving the human condition.” 

To get an idea of how Georgia Tech students exemplify this spirit, take a look at our most recent Freshman Class profile.

Looking for Georgia Tech admissions tips and advice? Refer to this handy Admissions Field Guide.

Undergraduate Admissions

A Georgia Tech undergraduate student
Freshman

You have never been enrolled in a college or university, with the exception of dual enrollment while in high school.

Transfer

You are already enrolled in, or have graduated from, a college or university and wish to seek a degree at Georgia Tech.

International

You currently live or were educated outside of the United States, and have never been enrolled in a college or university, with the exception of dual enrollment while in high school.

Non-degree Seeking

You would like to take classes at Georgia Tech, but do not wish to seek a degree.

Dual Enrollment

You are a high school student who wishes to take classes at Georgia Tech while continuing to take classes and participate in activities at your high school.

Graduate Admissions

A graduate student
Graduate

You have an undergraduate degree and wish to pursue a master's or doctoral degree at Georgia Tech.

International Graduate

You are a citizen of a country other than the United States, have earned an undergraduate degree, and wish to pursue a master's or doctoral degree at Georgia Tech.

62 & Older Program

You are a Georgia resident who is 62 or older and wish to enroll in graduate college courses at Georgia Tech.

Distance Learning

You wish to earn a Master's degree online.