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Georgia Institute of Technology

Atlanta, GA 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate17%

Georgia Tech Academics

Georgia Institute of Technology requires a minimum of 122 semester hours to complete a bachelor's degree.

If students would like to graduate in less time than normal, they can choose the accelerated degree program. Georgia Institute of Technology accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, Georgia Institute of Technology has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

NOTE: Around 93% of students who start college at Georgia Institute of Technology finish the requirements for graduation within six years.

Georgia Institute of Technology true.

Academic Options Yes No Note
Accelerated Degree Program
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Georgia Institute of Technology may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

Which Courses Are Required At Georgia Institute of Technology?

Georgia Institute of Technology has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement, but there is a math and science requirement.

Students are required to take a computer class to fufill the graduation requirements for Georgia Institute of Technology.

Course Required?
2nd Language No
Math Yes
Science Yes
Computer Yes

Reminder: Check with Georgia Institute of Technology directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at Georgia Institute of Technology

When choosing a major, Georgia Institute of Technology students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Georgia Institute of Technology.Georgia Institute of Technology allows students to design their own major, if desired. If students would like to study something that is not offered as an official major, designing their own major is a great alternative. Georgia Institute of Technology false.Georgia Institute of Technology offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.

NOTE: Double majoring may require more work but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to grad school.

Frequently Asked Questions About Georgia Institute of Technology

Does Georgia Institute of Technology Offer Learning Disability Services?

✅ Georgia Institute of Technology offers services for students with disabilities.

Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.

Does Georgia Institute of Technology Offer Online Classes?

✅ Georgia Institute of Technology true for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Georgia Institute of Technology Offer Credit for AP Classes?

✅ Georgia Institute of Technology true Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does Georgia Institute of Technology Have An Honors Program?

🟨 To learn more about any possible honors programs at Georgia Institute of Technology, check with the school directly. Students must complete a senior project if they are in the Honors Program at Georgia Institute of Technology.

Does Georgia Institute of Technology Require Internships?

❌ Georgia Institute of Technology studets are not required to complete an internship.

Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job. While Georgia Institute of Technology does not require internships for students of any major, internships can help students gain hands-on work experience for their resume, and explore career paths that interest them without committing to one path.

Additional Information About Georgia Institute of Technology

Georgia Institute of Technology Library

The main library on campus is the Georgia Institute of Technology Library and there is one other library on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at Georgia Institute of Technology

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time. A 3-2 dual degree program is a five-year program wherein the first three years are spend taking undergraduate courses and the final two years are spent taking graduate courses. Upon completion of the 5 years, the student will be awarded two degrees, a bachelor's degree and a master's degree.

Georgia Tech offers these dual degree programs:

•3-2 dual degree program in engineering in partnership with Georgia Institute of Technology


What is ROTC?

The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.

Does Georgia Institute of Technology have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Georgia Institute of Technology has an Army ROTC program, an Air Force ROTC program and a Navy ROTC program.

Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at Georgia Institute of Technology include:

•an ARMY ROTC branch unit on campus

•a Navy ROTC branch unit on campus

•an Air Force branch unit on campus

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