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The Georgia Institute of Technology

Breakdown of “Scholastic Success” at GIT

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By Gender
MalesB-
FemalesB
By Major
Aerospace EngineeringB+
ArchitectureB-
BiologyA-
Business - Management and AdministrationB
Chemical EngineeringB
ChemistryA-
Civil EngineeringA-
CommunicationsA
Computer EngineeringB-
Computer ScienceB-
Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etcA-
EconomicsC
Electrical EngineeringB-
Engineering DepartmentB
EnglishC+
FinanceA+
Industrial DesignB-
Industrial Operations EngineeringB
Language - French/Spanish/etc.B+
MathC-
Mechanical EngineeringB
Nuclear EngineeringC
OtherB
PhysicsC+
Political ScienceB-
PreVet and VeterinaryA+
PsychologyB-
Public PolicyA+
UndecidedC

Against similar schools

Scholastic Success compared with similar schools in class.

Georgia Institute of Technology
 B
Average of All Schools
 B
Average of schools in class
 B+

Harvard University
 B+
Stanford University
 A-
University of California - Berkeley
 B+
Florida State University
 B
University of Florida
 B
University of Southern California
 B+
Cornell University
 B+
F
A+

Scholastic Success

... Oh, and one more thing: classes get harder as you advance through the school, so make sure you get good grades over your first few years and g...Read full comment
... They feel like a social life and good grades should fall right into their laps ...Read full comment
... Oh, and one more thing: classes get harder as you advance through the school, so make sure you get good grades over your first few years and g...Read full comment
... For me, this lack of social life also made my grades suffer ...Read full comment
... So everyone bitches about their grades, the administration puts pressure on the professors to apply a massive curve, and everyone passes classes ...Read full comment
... Many of your peers will have poor communications skills and a little polish will make a difference in interviewing and your grades ...Read full comment
... People who bitch about social life, yada yada, well moron if you are a social person, or want to learn how, then MAKE THE EFFORT and you'll ...Read full comment
... I graduated with honors, so it's possible to achieve goals there, even if your grades are not always what you were hoping for every time ...Read full comment
... Go to an easier school, get better grades, and get into a better grad school than us poor, lost souls ...Read full comment
... And I think a lot of higher institutes give you bonus points for getting an engineering degree when they evaluate you, because I know a lot of f...Read full comment
... I believe that most college students want three main things: decent grades, sleep, and a social life ...Read full comment
... I know this sounds obvious, but my grades TANKED the moment I stopped going to class ...Read full comment
... There are plenty of lazy and stupid people in this school, so that tests and grades always curve up ...Read full comment
... Don't come here if you are not willing to work hard for good grades ...Read full comment
... So therefore, no social life, bad teaching skills, no real hands on experience, tough classes resulting into bad grades resulting into harder tim...Read full comment
... Most times, my grades suffer only because lectures are too boring to attend and coursework is so meaningless to me that I would rather sleep tha...Read full comment
... "Everyone in your field works together for common understanding and progress; grades are secondary -- not cut-throat for every last point ...Read full comment
... I could have studied harder and earned better grades while at Tech, but social interaction is important and should be "practiced ...Read full comment
... The things they teach is mostly useless, and I see the same thing happen over and over -- people stop doing the pointless work, start making bad...Read full comment
... People who bitch about social life, yada yada, well moron if you are a social person, or want to learn how, then MAKE THE EFFORT and you'll ...Read full comment
... If you aren’t a super smart person and had to work hard in high school to get good grades, YOU CAN BE SUCCESSFUL HERE ...Read full comment
... No question about it, it is a tough school and they don't give out grades ...Read full comment
... Generally, new students learn quickly that in order to receive the same grades that they were used to receiving in high school, they must put in ...Read full comment
... If you are self-disciplined and willing to work hard for mediocre grades, come here ...Read full comment
... But that's probably what you are looking for if you got good enough grades in high school to come here ...Read full comment
... If you finish in time, you'll be happy to know you will be getting average to low grades even if you've been getting all straight-A's all through...Read full comment
... if you are here to go to the bar 5 nights a week, well then I doubt your grades will be as good as someone who goes out once a week, and weekends ...Read full comment
... Oh, and one more thing: classes get harder as you advance through the school, so make sure you get good grades over your first few years and g...Read full comment
... You will have to work twice as hard as your peers who attended other institutions and you must make comparable grades ...Read full comment
... Know what you want to get out of Georgia Tech before investing time and money here, and having your spirits broken when your grades start going do...Read full comment
... My homework grades are usually ok, but tests and finals destroy me ...Read full comment
... First and foremost: don't come here if you don't want to work hard for your grades ...Read full comment
... I was rather involved on campus, partied like a crazy child, and still got good grades ...Read full comment
... Oh, and one more thing: classes get harder as you advance through the school, so make sure you get good grades over your first few years and g...Read full comment
... Georgia Tech is not an Ivy League school where you pay a lot of money and get free grades ...Read full comment
... The course material at tech is not more difficult than any other college, however they test harder and make it more difficult to achieve good gra...Read full comment
... Now, the BAD 1) GRADES ...Read full comment
... The grades you get are equal to the work you put in ...Read full comment
... Knowing the system is definitely the way to get good grades here ...Read full comment
... If you are not willing to put in a SIGNIFICANT amount of work to make the grades, you should not go here ...Read full comment
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