Quick Stats

  • Avg. SAT Score
    1341
  • Annual Tuition (in-state excl. fees)
    $8,258
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Program Enrollment
    1,242
  • University Selectivity
    41%
  • University Yield
    37%
  • Job Offers
    92%
  • Average Salary
    $53,322
  • Top Industry
    Consulting
  • School Status
    Public
  • Accreditation
    AACSB Accredited
  • B-School Founded
    1912
  • Program Length
    Four Year
Contact Information
800 West Peachtree St. NW
Atlanta, Georgia 30308, United States
Website
405x225

Scheller College of Business

Internationally recognized as a school on the rise, Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business develops business leaders with a deep understanding of how technology and globalization are affecting business today and into the future. Drawing distinction from its roots in a world-renowned technical research university, the College aims to become the world's leading school for business and technology. The nationally ranked Scheller College offers undergraduate and doctoral degrees in addition to Full-time, Evening, and Executive MBA options. Students benefit from the College's home in Technology Square, located in the heart of Midtown Atlanta's high-tech business community.

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The amount of involvement and contributions alumni make. They are easily the best in making themselves readily available when it comes to talking to students, helping identify opportunities, and providing general advice to any questions we may have.

Social

Events Calendar

  • Sep 24
    6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    MBA Information Session

    Atlanta, GA

    Join us at the upcoming Information Session to learn more about the Full-time or Evening MBA programs at the Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business.

  • Sep 27
    3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    QS World MBA Tour

    San Francisco, CA

    Visit Georgia Tech at the QS World MBA Tour fair!

  • Sep 28
    3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Connect With Georgia Tech MBAs

    San Francisco, CA

    Join us for a special reception for prospective MBA candidates and Georgia Tech MBA alumni to connect in San Francisco, CA.

About Georgia Institute of Technology

Admissions

Admissions Selectivity
41% Georgia Institute of Technology 59% Average Across All Schools

Most Important Admissions Factors
  1. High school GPA
  2. SAT/ACT scores
  3. Extracurricular activities
More Information
Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
17678% 17,678
41% 41
37% 37
41% School Selectivity
37% School Yield
Demographics of Applicants
  • Male Applicants
  • Female Applicants
  • International Applicants
  • U.S. Applicants
Required Tests
  • SAT or ACT (tests are super scored)
  • ACT or SAT (tests are super scored)
  • Are Interviews Required? Not required
Additional Requirements:

Georgia Tech does not have separate requirements for freshman international students. We do offer optional interviews for freshman applicants from China, and it is quite possible we'll soon expand that offering.

Total Applications to Program
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
835% 835
34% 34
60% 60
34% Program Selectivity
60% Program Yield
Program Requirements
  • Admissions managed by Business Program
  • Are interviews required? Not required
Required Tests

Transfer Requirements
  • How internal transfers are handled Declare business major
  • Min college GPA for transfers 2.3
  • Other transfer requirements Students with more than 60 credits (junior standing) must have at least a 2.3 GPA to transfer into the Business Administration major from another Georgia Tech major. There is no GPA restriction for freshmen and sophomores.
Freshman Requirements
  • Freshman admissions Yes
  • Percent of admitted applicants who are freshmen 100
  • Min GPA required in pre-business courses? No
  • How freshmen are admitted Indicate interest on university application
Other requirements for freshmen

Careers

Consulting 22%
Top Industry
  • Other 14%
  • Financial Services 9%
  • Manufacturing 5%
Deloitte 10
Top Employer
  • IBM 7
  • Accenture 6
  • SunTrust 5
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
92% Scheller College of Business 78% Average Across All Schools

More Information
Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
82% 82
62% 61.74527272727272
82% Receive Offers
79% 79
59% 59.252482758620694
79% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
10% 10
16% 15.83261363636364
10% Receive Offers
16% 16
17% 16.796475409836066
16% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
3% 3
9% 9.05625
3% Receive Offers
4% 4
9% 9.484761904761905
4% Accept Offers
87% Graduates seeking full-time employment
13% Graduates not seeking employment
72% Percentage of graduates for whom employment information is available
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
23% 23
$60,442.00
40K 75K
Finance/Accounting
23% 23
$53,272.00
34K 85K
General Management
4% 4
$56,188.00
33K 72K
Human Resources
5% 5
$47,823.00
35K 72K
Management Information Systems
9% 9
$55,289.00
30K 72K
Marketing/Sales
16% 16
$46,291.00
31K 64K
Operations/Production
10% 10
$53,300.00
36K 70K
Logistics/Transportation
2% 2
$53,000.00
48K 60K
Other
8% 8
$46,923.00
30K 70K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Accounting
7% 7
$51,667.00
50K 55K
Consumer Products/Retail
8% 8
$49,750.00
30K 58K
Consulting
22% 22
$59,967.00
35K 75K
Financial Services
9% 9
$60,000.00
36K 85K
Government/Education
6% 6
$45,060.00
30K 65K
Pharma/Biotech/Health
2% 2
$54,565.00
48K 62K
Manufacturing
5% 5
$55,230.00
40K 67K
Media/Entertainment
2% 2
$40,000.00
38K 42K
Non-Profit
2% 2
$37,667.00
32K 45K
Petroleum/Energy
3% 3
$60,006.00
50K 72K
Real Estate
1% 1
$52,500.00
48K 57K
Sports/Leisure
0% 0
Data not provided
Technology/Science
14% 14
$49,768.00
35K 72K
Transportation
5% 5
$47,940.00
39K 60K
Utilities
0% 0
Data not provided
Other
14% 14
$51,771.00
31K 72K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
4% 4
$61,438.00
52K 70K
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
6% 6
$58,487.00
35K 70K
U.S. South
77% 77
$51,815.00
30K 85K
U.S. Southwest
4% 4
$56,820.00
50K 681K
U.S. Midwest
6% 6
$59,608.00
40K 73K
U.S. West
4% 4
$57,457.00
46K 72K
U.S. Possessions/Territories
0% 0
Data not provided
Canada
0% 0
Data not provided
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Average Signing Bonus for Most Recent Graduates
Other Income for Most Recent Graduates
Internship Employers / Interns Hired
  • Delta Airlines 8
  • Southern Company 6
  • Siemens 6
  • Chick-fil-A 4
  • The Clorox Company 4
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks 45
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 87
Career Services
  • Number of companies that recruited students on campus 124
  • Number of companies that posted full-time jobs on school message boards 1,342
Other activities and career services provided to undergraduate business students:
Semester long class on career development, workshops on job search strategies, posting jobs, interview schedules, information sessions, career fairs, contacting companies to encourage recruitment, inviting recruiters to campus to meet and interact with students, dinners with etiquette information/guidance, advising students one-on-one on how to be successful in their career search, resume reviews by corporate recruiters, and mock interviews with corporate recruiters.

Cost

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$21,044
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $8,258
  • Fees $2,392
  • Expenses $10,394
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$40,348
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $27,562
  • Fees $2,392
  • Expenses $10,394
29% Percent of Institutional Grants or Scholarships 1% Percent of Full-tuition Institutional Grants or Scholarships
Basis for Grants or Scholarships
  • Need 12%
  • Merit 88%
More Information
Financial Aid
  • Financial Aid Management No
  • Website http://finaid.gatech.edu/
Scholarships
$4,540,106
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students last year
$3,946,664
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students this year
Loans
  • Loan Guarantee Policy No
  • Max Loan Guarantee Per Year

Academics

Average Class Size
  • Scheller College of Business
  • All Schools
Core Business Classes
47% 43
50% 46
Elective Business Classes
33% 19
50% 29
Required Classes with a Waiting List
Scheller College of Business 13 Average Across All Schools

* On the First Day of Enrollment
Top Areas of Study
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Supply Chain, Entrepreneurship, Organizational Behavior, International Business,
More Information
Business Program Classes
19 Average number of students in non-business required electives
87 Different Elective Courses
New Electives
  • Leadership: Managing Relationships
  • Legal Issues in Sports Management
  • Business Forecasting
  • Revenue Analytics
  • Privacy Technology, Policy & Law
  • Program length Four Year
  • Last change to curriculum 2010
Degrees Offered
  • BS Business Administration
Faculty
  • All Faculty
  • Tenured
110% 110
69% 69
Prominent Faculty
  • Ajay Kohli

    Marketing

  • Sandra Slaughter

    Information Technology Management

  • Beril Toktay

    Operations Management

  • Are work study or co-ops available? Yes
  • Description of work study / co-ops:

    Our Atlanta location allows our students to access thousands of internships while being enrolled at Tech. We encourage our students to complete two internships by graduation since that will increase their marketability for positions with top companies at graduation. Georgia Tech's co-op program is currently the largest optional co-op program in the United States and has perennially been listed in U.S. News & World Report as one of the "Top Ten" co-op programs in America.

  • Is study abroad available? Yes
  • Description of study abroad programs:

    Our students have access to study and work abroad programs in more than 25 countries including Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Chile, China, Denmark, Egypt, England, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Netherlands, New Zealand, Portugal, South Korea, Mexico, Russia, Scotland, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and Turkey. Students considering working in international business after graduation are encouraged to participate in the International Plan or at least one study abroad program.

  • Is community service or volunteering available? Yes
  • Description of community service/volunteering:

    Community service is a significant component of the more than 400 social, religious, athletic, academic and honor organizations on campus. Studentvolunteer thousands of community service hours each year through service-oriented organizations like Omega Phi Alpha, Amnesty International, Campus Civitan Club, Circle K, Colleges against Cancer, Jumpstart, Habitat for Humanity, and Unite for Sight.

Students

1440 75th Percentile Score on SAT
Student Body Breakdown
  • International Students
  • U.S. Students
  • Male Students
  • Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
72% 72
Asian American
16% 16
Multiethnic
4% 4
* Percentages are for U.S. citizens in most recent entering class; only top three responses shown.
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U.S. Regional Breakdown
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%
%
%
%
%
Student Citizenship
U.S.
96% 96
Other Non-U.S. Citizenship
4% 4
18 Average age of full-time students
96% Freshman retention rate
Graduation Rate
  • 4 Years
  • 6 Years
46% 46
79% 79

Alumni

Alumni Donors
Total Living Alumni 17,009
Alumni Donations
$4,550 Average Gift Largest Gift

Most Prominent Alumni
  • Ernest Scheller, Jr

    Silberline Manufacturing Inc.

  • Michael A Neal

    Retired Vice-Chairman General Electric Corporation

  • Stephen P Zelnak, Jr

    Chairman - Retired CEO and President, Martin Marietta Materials