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The Georgia Institute of Technology

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at GIT

By Gender
By Major
Aerospace EngineeringA-
Business - Management and AdministrationA-
Chemical EngineeringB+
Civil EngineeringA
Computer EngineeringA-
Computer ScienceB+
Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etcA-
Electrical EngineeringB+
Engineering DepartmentA-
Industrial DesignA
Industrial Operations EngineeringA
Language - French/Spanish/etc.A+
Mechanical EngineeringA-
Nuclear EngineeringB
Political ScienceB-
PreVet and VeterinaryA+
Public PolicyA+

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Georgia Institute of Technology
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Surrounding City

... the city is one of the worst ...Read full comment
Wow reading these "rate your college" choices are kind of depressing. "Everyone in your field works together for common understanding and progress...Read full comment
To start out positive, the academics of this school are good. However competition is cut-throat. Knowing the system is definitely the way to get goo...Read full comment
... Most students unfortunately don't go out in Atlanta much, but it is a big city with a lot to offer ...Read full comment
... Its an excellent city, and if you get the right connections, the girl problem at georgia tech will become less of one for you personally ...Read full comment
... ), shitty on campus food, and a smattering of crime (any big city) ...Read full comment
SAVE YOUR MONEY, SAVE YOUR USEFUL LIFE, GO TO ANOTHER SCHOOL!!! Let it be known, that your Tech degree doesn't mean a damn thing to 95% of the HR r...Read full comment
... Atlanta is a great city, lots to do and see ...Read full comment
... You can find the typical frat parties here, but you can take advantage of the city as well ...Read full comment
... There are parties here and there, a couple of events once in a while, and the city is really nice, but it is definitely not enough to offer a bal...Read full comment
... The campus is really nice on sunny days, and I like the contrast of a more traditional campus with the city skyline in the background ...Read full comment
... But sports and music run through the city ...Read full comment
... If one has the aptitude, motivation, and capacity to take a few knocks - Georgia Tech will get you anywhere you wish to go ...Read full comment
Tech, as with any college, has good and bad points. I'll attempt to address both. The Difficulty: No one here is going to sugar coat this and s...Read full comment
... I had 18 offers at graduation from many different industries and all across the country - many of my friends at other colleges were happy with 2...Read full comment
... Pretty much every big show or concert comes through the city, and there are many fun bars and places to hang out ...Read full comment
... Very few take advantage of Atlanta, which, as for being as large a city as it is, I personally don’t think it had that much to offer ...Read full comment
... - For an inner-city campus, it ...Read full comment
... We have a beautiful campus right in the middle of one of the best cities in the nation, while also being isolated from the city at the same time...Read full comment
... But I'd say this, Atlanta is a big city ...Read full comment
I did not expect GT to be a party school or anything, but I had no idea how much I would hate being here. It's supposed to have an amazing engineering...Read full comment
... Tech can be rough and Atlanta can seem like a pretty mean city sometimes but just take the time and realise its college and you are supposed to ha...Read full comment
... The environment is more "Big City" than going to a university in a college town ...Read full comment
... Atlanta I like Atlanta because it is a big city that has a lot to offer ...Read full comment
... There are plenty of other universities in the city ...Read full comment
... Social life within campus is non-existence, step outside to the city instead ...Read full comment
... The campus has a rural feel but it's in the heart of a fun city ...Read full comment
... But I think it helped me, because I spent more time getting all my school work done and ended up doing well my first semester (we were actually ...Read full comment
... One upside to GT is that it levels the playing field for every one regardless of their intellectual capacity ...Read full comment
... Although Georgia Tech is located in the city of Atlanta, rarely will you have time to explore it ...Read full comment
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