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Choosing the right college can be complex. Learn more about Georgia Tech's academics, admissions, campus life, costs, and aid.

Majors & Degrees

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Georgia Tech offers a wide variety of technologically focused degrees. Explore the more than 130 majors and minors available.

Admissions

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Our holistic admission process considers your academic background as well as your pursuits and interests outside the classroom.

Alumni

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Connecting our global network of alumni through events, volunteer opportunities, and career assistance.

Government Partners

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Working with local, state, and federal governments to advance the Institute and surrounding communities.

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Connecting companies with the research, experts, and resources to drive innovation and success.

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Georgia Tech to Play Key Role in New Federally-Funded Chemical Processing Initiative

The U.S. Department of Energy announced that the Georgia Institute of Technology is one of the lead institutions in a new $140 million Chemical Processing Manufacturing Institute.

Social Media Could Take Only a Fraction of Users’ Time With New Georgia Tech Method

A new visualization technique from the Georgia Institute of Technology could help users end the time-consuming habit of continually checking social media streams and endless updates.

The Amplifier

John Glenn: 1921-2016

Glenn Lightsey

Glenn Lightsey

Professor
Daniel Guggenheim School of Aeronautical Engineering, College of Engineering

Astronaut John Glenn, the first American to orbit Earth, died Wednesday at the age of 95. Glenn completed a three-orbit flight in Friendship 7 in 1962. He later became a U.S. Senator in Ohio. At the age of 77, he returned to space and became the oldest person ever to launch. ...

Dead Zones Full of Life... for Microbes

Frank Stewart

Frank Stewart

Assistant Professor of Environmental Science & Technology
School of Biological Sciences, College of Sciences 

Oceanic dead zones are natural laboratories for exploring biological diversity. In a study published this year in the journal Nature, scientists at Georgia Tech discovered novel species of the world's most abundant organism group, a bacterial clade called SAR11, that have adapted to life in dead...