About Georgia Institute of Technology
On Campus Housing
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus is a public university located in Atlanta, Georgia. Around 39% of the students are females and 61% are males. Notably, Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus is also home to an ethnically diverse student population. At GITMC around 46% are white, 23% are Asian, and 10% are Non-resident alien. Moreover, around 97% of the students are 24 and under. Some of the notable alumni which the school has produced in its several years of existence are Jeff Foxworthy, Jimmy Carter, Calvin Johnson, and Dean Kamen. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and therefore, encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Further, it boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. At GITMC, 124 undergraduate and graduate-level programs, including both residential and online, are offered to the students. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Forbes and US News provide rankings to the universities, which are trusted everywhere. But this is applicable only if the universities are located in the US. It is generally considered that the ranking of any college helps a prospective student in a lot of ways. While taking admission to a particular college/university, its ranking helps the student determine various factors that include its research excellence, the performance of its students after completion of the degree, student experience, and academic success. The rankings by US News and Forbes are considered trustworthy by applicants as well as experts. Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus, however, doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of US News and Forbes.
Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to GITMC. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $41,558 per year. If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$77,934 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
The college offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. At GITMC, $12,090 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. To ensure the safety and security of students, the college has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The college has enrolled around 61% male and 39% female students.
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at GITMC to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. The average federal grant that comes from the college is around $5,231, whereas the financial aid is $12,608. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $9,802 as well as institutional aid worth $12,608. The need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus amount to $3,403,067 per annum. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants awarded in a year total $43,614,275.