Founded in 1885, the Georgia School of Technology first opened its doors to 84 students. The school’s creation signaled the beginning of the transformation of the agrarian South to an industrial economy. Throughout its long history, Georgia Tech has focused its efforts on preparing students to use their innovative skills and strong work ethic to solve real-world problems and improve the lives of people around the globe.
The school strives to be a leader in inclusive innovation. Its learning environment focuses on holistic learning and personal growth so that students can emerge as professionals able to create new solutions with real human impact.
Georgia Tech Online offers options ranging from free online courses to fully online degrees. Online students can take advantage of these flexible and cost-effective programs to update their skills, earn new credentials, or transition to a new career.
Bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees are offered through the following colleges:
- College of Computing
- College of Design
- College of Engineering
- College of Sciences
- Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts
- Scheller College of Business
Accreditation & Licensing
Georgia Institute of Technology is accredited by:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)