Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus Graduate Schools

Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus (referred to as Georgia Tech) is a Public, 4 years school located in Atlanta, GA. It is classified as a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus is $16,764 for Georgia residents and $31,334 for out-of-state students. The school has 26,398 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 43,859 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus (referred to as Georgia Tech) is a Public, 4 years school located in Atlanta, GA. It is classified as a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (7/1/1923 - Current[Estimated Date]).
Georgia Tech Directory Information
School NameGeorgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus (Georgia Tech)
Address225 North Ave, Atlanta, GA 30332-0530
Phone404-894-2000
Webhttps://www.gatech.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.admission.gatech.edu/apply
Financial Infohttps://www.finaid.gatech.edu
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus is $16,764 for Georgia residents and $31,334 for out-of-state students. The school has 26,398 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 43,859 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 136 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, and Doctorate (Research).
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$31,334
$16,764 for Georgia Residents
Student Population26,398
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, and Doctorate (Research)
Number of Programs136 graduate programs
Student to Faculty Ratio14 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus is $16,764 for Georgia residents and $31,334 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $586 for Georgia residents and $1,215 for out-of-state students.
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus offers the alternative tuition plans.
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)Graduate Level Courses & Programs
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Navy, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus is $16,764 for Georgia residents and $31,334 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
Georgia ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$13,788$2,010$28,568$2,010
2018-2019$13,788$2,010$28,568$2,010
2019-2020$14,064$2,024$29,140$2,024
2020-2021$14,064$2,194$29,140$2,194
2021-2022$14,570$2,194$29,140$2,194
The graduate school tuition & fees of Georgia Tech is expensive compared to public graduate schools in Georgia. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,225 and the Georgia graduate tuition is $19,068 (public) / $15,843 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus$16,764$31,334
All Graduate Schools$15,964$19,225
Public$11,349$20,502
Private$19,232
Georgia Graduate Schools$12,525$17,067
Public$7,366$19,068
Private$15,843
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $16,150 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus. On-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $19,046. Off-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$11,492$4,060$14,126$4,060
2018-2019$11,492$4,060$14,126$4,060
2019-2020$12,090$4,060$14,830$4,060
2020-2021$12,090$4,060$14,986$4,060
2021-2022$12,090$4,060$14,986$4,060
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $586 for Georgia residents and $1,215 for other students at Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Georgia ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$575$1,191
2018-2019$575$1,191
2019-2020$586$1,215
2020-2021$586$1,215
2021-2022$586$1,215

Graduate Programs at Georgia Tech

Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus offers 95 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 5,340 students have completed their study at Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus.
Offered Degrees at Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree5304,762
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship410577
Post Bachelor's Degree101
Total9505,340
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Public Policy Analysis program with 1 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Computer and Information Sciences program with 2,076 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Electrical and Electronics Engineering program with 91 completers.
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus offers 95 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered only in on-site (classroom) education. Last year total 5,340 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 4,762 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 1 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Architecture [+] 134 completers-
Architecture0$55,600
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning40$49,900
Architectural and Building Sciences/Technology74-
Real Estate Development20-
Communication and Journalism [+] 20 completers-
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia20-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 2,309 completers$109,900
Computer and Information Sciences2,076$109,900
Computer Science174$87,900
Computer Software and Media Applications (other)12-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance47-
Engineering [+] 999 completers-
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering110$87,500
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering32-
Chemical Engineering16-
Civil Engineering68$71,900
Electrical and Electronics Engineering334$96,400
Engineering Mechanics2-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering23-
Materials Engineering22-
Mechanical Engineering223$82,600
Nuclear Engineering9-
Systems Engineering38-
Industrial Engineering71-
Manufacturing Engineering13-
Operations Research37-
Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering1-
Engineering Technology [+] 19 completers-
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician19-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics [+] 22 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures22-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics (other)0-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 38 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences7-
Bioinformatics31-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 94 completers-
Mathematics15-
Financial Mathematics51-
Statistics28-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 7 completers-
Sustainability Studies3-
Earth Systems Science4-
Physical Sciences [+] 12 completers-
Chemistry4-
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (other)0-
Physics8-
Psychology [+] 8 completers-
Research and Experimental Psychology (other)8-
Human Services [+] 18 completers-
Public Policy Analysis18-
Social Sciences [+] 68 completers-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics38-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography7-
International Relations and Affairs13-
International Relations and National Security Studies (other)10-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 12 completers-
Industrial and Product Design12-
Music Technology0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Health/Medical Physics6-
Orthotist/Prosthetist0-
Business [+] 993 completers-
Business Administration and Management250$122,800
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management0-
Business Administration, Management and Operations (other)58-
Business/Managerial Economics0-
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods (other)685-
History [+] 3 completers-
History and Philosophy of Science and Technology3-
Total4,762
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Architecture [+] 12 completers-
Architecture10-
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning1-
Architectural and Building Sciences/Technology1-
Communication and Journalism [+] 4 completers-
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia4-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 76 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences51-
Artificial Intelligence0-
Information Science/Studies11-
Computer Science11-
Computer Software and Media Applications (other)3-
Engineering [+] 379 completers-
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering27-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering39-
Chemical Engineering40-
Civil Engineering26-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering91-
Engineering Mechanics0-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering10-
Materials Engineering37-
Mechanical Engineering61-
Nuclear Engineering7-
Textile Sciences and Engineering0-
Industrial Engineering21-
Operations Research13-
Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering7-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 14 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences5-
Physiology0-
Exercise Physiology0-
Bioinformatics7-
Computational Biology2-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 11 completers-
Mathematics7-
Applied Mathematics (other)4-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 9 completers-
Earth Systems Science9-
Physical Sciences [+] 50 completers-
Chemistry33-
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (other)0-
Physics17-
Psychology [+] 5 completers-
Research and Experimental Psychology (other)5-
Human Services [+] 4 completers-
Public Policy Analysis4-
Social Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics2-
International Relations and Affairs1-
Business [+] 7 completers-
Business Administration and Management7-
Business/Managerial Economics0-
History [+] 3 completers-
History and Philosophy of Science and Technology3-
Total577
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services [+] 1 completers-
Public Policy Analysis1-
Total1

Graduate Student Population at Georgia Tech

For academic year 2021-2022, total 26,398 students enrolled into Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus graduate schools where it has total 43,859 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 7,334 full-time and 19,064 part-time graduate students. By gender, 19,529 male and 6,869 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total26,39819,5296,869
Full-time7,3344,9492,385
Part-tme19,06414,5804,484
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 8,595 White (32.56%), 902 Black/African American (3.42%), 1,475 Hispanic (5.59%), 4,651 Asian (17.62%), and 10,775 students with other races. 9,824 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total26,39819,5296,869
American Indian/Native American1248
Asian4,6513,2971,354
Black/African American902625277
Hispanic1,4751,155320
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander16160
White8,5956,8061,789
Two More623458165
Un-Known30023070
Non-resident Alien9,8246,9382,886
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 18,332 graduate students (69.44% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 1,631 graduate students (6.18% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total26,398
Enrolled Online Exclusively18,332
Enrolled Some Online Courses1,631
Not in Online Courses6,435
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus. 5,354 students are aged 20 to 24 (20.28% of total students), 8 students are aged below 20 (0.03%), 701 students are aged above 50 (2.66%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total26,39819,5296,869
Under 18110
Age 18-19743
Age 20-2130421589
Age 22-245,0503,4961,554
Age 25-299,8807,1462,734
Age 30-345,3664,0281,338
Age 35-392,8632,250613
Age 40-492,2261,803423
Age 50-64667560107
Over 6434268

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