Georgia Tech School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Atlanta, GA

$10,258

Avg in-state tuition

$31,370

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Georgia Tech

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Georgia Tech is a large public school located on an urban campus in Atlanta, Georgia. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 39,771, and admissions are highly selective, with an acceptance rate of 21%. The school offers 49 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 91%, and a student-faculty ratio of 19:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $10,258, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $31,370.

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Admissions Breakdown

This school has a competitive acceptance rate.

This school is a little more selective about its students. Competitive acceptance schools welcome 15-50% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

21% of students were accepted during the 2020-2021 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Test scores Required

High school rank Not required or recommended

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Required

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Considered (not required)

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Recommended

SAT & ACT

Students who attend this school typically have higher standardized test scores than students at other schools.

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SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1370-1530

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 31-35

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of more than 15,000 students.

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40k

Students Enrolled

91%

Online Student Enrollment

19:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

On-campus
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Demographics

White

39%

Non-U.S. Citizen

25%

Asian

21%

Hispanic

6%

Black

5%

Two or more races

3%

Unknown

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

31%

Socio-economic diversity

11% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Student Charges

Tuition and Required Fees

Student Level In-state Out-of-state
Undergraduate $10,258 $31,370
Graduate $14,064 $29,140

Cost of Undergraduate Attendance

Costs based on full-time, first-time, degree or certificate-seeking undergraduates for the 2020–2021 academic year.

Costs to Consider Price
Books and supplies $800
On-campus room and board $12,090
On-campus other expenses $4,060
Off-campus (not with family) room and board $14,986
Off-campus (not with family) other expenses $4,060
Off-campus (with family) other expenses $4,060

Total Undergraduate Cost

Total cost by category In-state Out-of-state
On-campus $27,208 $48,320
Off-campus without family $30,104 $51,216
Off-campus with family $15,118 $36,230

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

19%

State Grant Aid

55%

Institution Grant Aid

25%

Pell Grant

11%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $3,846
State Grant Aid $10,029
Institution Grant Aid $11,452
Pell Grant Aid $4,439

Financial Outlook

$66k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$23k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. In the absence of IPEDS data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.