Georgia Institute of Technology: Admission Statistics 2024

When embarking on the college search process, it’s essential to gather accurate and reliable information about prospective universities. One valuable resource for this purpose is the Common Data Set (CDS) but navigating through a college’s Common Data Set can be a time-consuming task. In this blog post, we have compiled the essential information from Georgia Institute of Technology’s latest admission statistics to allow you to grasp quickly and save time. 

Understanding the Common Data Set (CDS)

The Common Data Set is a standardized questionnaire that collects essential information about colleges and universities. It covers a wide range of areas, including admission statistics, enrollment figures, student demographics, financial aid, academic programs, and more. The CDS is collaboratively maintained by higher education institutions and is designed to provide accurate and comparable data for prospective students, parents, and researchers. It simplifies the college search process by providing standardized information in a consistent format, allowing for easier comparison and informed decision-making. 

Georgia Tech Common Data Set 

Quick facts:

  • Location: 225 North Avenue, Atlanta
  • State: Georgia
  • Institution: Public
  • Undergraduate Institution: Coeducational
  • Academic year calendar: Semester
  • Retention Rate: 98%
  • Total Undergraduate Students Enrolled: 19,505
  • SAT and ACT Policies: Required
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 22:1

Factors in Admission Decisions


Very Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Application Essay
Standardized test scores


Very Important
Character/personal qualities
State Residency
Extracurricular Activities
Geographical Residence
First Generation
Volunteer work
Work experience

GPA Breakdown

92% of enrolled students have a GPA of 4.0 

6% of enrolled students have a GPA between 3.75 and 3.99

1% of enrolled students have a GPA between 3.50 and 3.74

1% of enrolled students have a GPA between 3.25 and 3.49

Admission Facts

  • Application Closing Date: January 4
  • Deferred Admission: Yes (2 years maximum)
  • Early Admissions: Allowed
  • EA/ED: Yes (Early Action)
  • EA/ED Deadline: November 1
  • EA Plan: Not restrictive

Student Life Information

Student Diversity

Total Undergraduates (Both degree-seeking and non-degree seeking, including first-year)

  • 1,726 International (nonresidents) students
  • 1,600 Hispanic/Latino students
  • 1,559 Black or African American, non-Hispanic students
  • 6,851 White, non-Hispanic students
  • 10 American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic students
  • 6,629 Asian, non-Hispanic students
  • 9 Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic students 
  • 894 students with two or more races, non-Hispanic
  • 227 students with race and/or ethnicity unknown


$75 Application Fee

$10,258 In-state Tuition Fee

$31,370 Out-of-state/International Tuition Fee

$1,506 Required Fees

$12,760 Food and Housing (On campus)

Financial Aid

Total of Need-based Scholarship/Grants Awarded: $80,207,896.61

Total of Non-need-based Scholarship/Grants Awarded: $63,425,255.12

The data presented here was collected from the Georgia Institute of Technology Common Data Set 2023-2024.

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