Facts and Rankings

General Stats

  • 17 degree programs
  • 3 schools
  • 158 academic faculty
  • 36 research faculty
  • 102 instructional faculty
  • 15 post docs
  • 33 female faculty, researchers and instructors
  • Highest starting salary of any major at Georgia Tech (Spring 2013 seniors)
  • Highest job placement rate of any major at Georgia Tech (Spring 2013 seniors)

Enrollment Numbers

  • Undergraduate Students - 1313
  • Graduate Students - 686

Research Facts

  • $28M in Sponsored Research Funding in FY13

Rankings

U.S. News & World Report

  • Graduate CS program ranked 9th (2014)
  • Artificial Intelligence program ranked 6th (2014)
  • Systems program ranked 6th (2014)
  • Theory ranked 8th (2014)
  • Graphics / User Interaction program ranked 4th (1999)
  • Databases ranked 7th (1999)
  • Programming Languages ranked 13th (2014)
  • Study Abroad listed under "Programs to Look For" (2008)
  • Undergraduate research, creative projects, and internship programs listed under "Programs to Look For" (2007)

Communications of the ACM

  • Graduate programs ranked 4th among "Automatic and Versatile Publications Ranking for Research Institutions and Scholars" (2007)
  • Ranked 3rd among software engineering institutions (2007)
  • Professor Mary Jean Harrold ranked No. 1 software engineering scholar in the world (2007)

Global Gaming League Rankings

  • Ranked 7th when rated in the areas of: size of the student body; geographical location; student organizations; tournaments and LAN parties; tech-friendliness; Internet connections; and curriculum (2007)