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The Georgia Institute of Technology

Computer Science Scores
Students who would return
Would not - 22/27
Student Surveys
(in Computer Science)
Males: 39, Females: 10
Average Yrs. Completed: 2.1

Education Quality Vs. Competing Schools

Georgia Institute of Technology
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Student Expectations

Expected coursework difficulty:4.2 High
Actual difficulty:4.3 High
Students found the coursework to be harder than expected.

Educational Quality vs. Student Intellect

English Speaking

Percent of teaching staff that does not speak satisfactory English10-20%

Student Personalities

Faculty Personalities

Computer Science:

It seems that the computer science courses here are not about learning how to think for yourself or learn good programming style or further your knowl...
Get into Georgia Tech's Co-op Program. It is one of the best.
Tech will prepare you for the real world, but it will also make you prematurely bitter and cynical.
Too greek centralized. the ratio makes everything you do so rediculous. will never be able to talk to a female unless you are greek. people don't trea...
Tech takes undergraduate tuition and spends it on research, or so it appears. Professors view teaching as below them. They load you up with work and t...
Come to georgia tech if you want to get used to doing menial work for the rest of your life, not for the experience, learning interesting things, meet...
social activities are encouraged but not fully supported by students or teachers school spirit low to none.
Before I started Tech, I read a lot of negative reviews on the internet. They made me nervous about what to expect from other students, the faculty, a...
Don't come to tech if you want to have fun. Don't come to tech if you want to party. Don't come to tech if you like girls (there aren't any here). Do...
Georgia Tech is a school based on the idea of what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger. At every turn they will make your life more difficult, in t...
Probably the most depressing place I've been to. I was lied to at FASET...I came in thinking I would be expanding my mind and developing intellectu...
I think the three most important things to ga tech are marketing, publishing, and football. Education is a low priority. I think everyone should read ...
this unis good ignor all the negative comments above cuz they are written by one person from gtsux website. GTSUX if u hate gt so much, why the hell d...
This school is incredibly hard (especially the CS Program), but if you actually stick with it and graduate, you're pretty much set. When getting a jo...
Bottom line: If you don't want to work, don't come here. Too many people come here and wind up either dropping out, transferring, or staying here and ...
I thought I was the perhaps one of the few miserable souls, but apparently there are quite a few. I transferred to GT from GSU for god knows what rea...
Don't come here cs is hell you will fail and end up depressed. Cs is harder than engineering at tech. Unless you are a genius, avoid at all cost
GaTech has incredible academic program. Once you get out to the real world, you'll soon realize that the education received at GaTech is far superior...
There are many who complain about GT, mainly because they are frustrated by doing poorly. This school is no joke, that's for sure. Unless you are pr...
This is way worse than I would have ever expected out of a college with this kind of reputation. The administrators and professors basically are here ...
Tech seems to get a really bad rap a lot of the time, but it's really not that bad. When I was deciding to go here I was scared out of my mind at how ...
Going to Georgia tech has been one of the best choices I could have made. Here's why... ACADEMICS: Awesome. Of course there are some core classes t...
I loved Georgia Tech. It was hard, no doubt. It was highly competitive. But everything in life I've encountered since has been easy - including...
THere seems to be a lot of complaints about this school, mainly about things like social life. Seriously if you don't get out you won't get anything. ...
There are too many males at this university
There are no hot chicks at this school, the workload is obscene, you will be lucky to graduate without going insane. If you do graduate though, you wi...
Wow reading these "rate your college" choices are kind of depressing. "Everyone in your field works together for common understanding and progress...
Well, I don't know where to start. I guess, I'm on here to vent my frustration in hopes that what I will tell anyone who reads this website gets some ...
NOT a party school!
I've seen many reviews about those giving negative opinions are just lazy and not cut out for Tech. Maybe there is some truth to that, maybe I'm too ...
Classes are pretty hard but you wouldn't consider this school if you weren't mart to begin with. The quality of the education of received so far has b...
I've had a great time at GT. Almost done. I see that most of the comments that are negative tend to be whiney "boohoo I didn't cut it crap". GT is not...
Wow, I hate this department.. Some classes CS God..I hate this class..and I hate the professor and TA's in this one g...
Georgia Tech is a hard school no doubt, but I miss it dearly. I literally waltzed through my first year of graduate school due to the amazing prepar...
worst school ever.
Pretty much everything else about GT has been mentioned before. GT will make or break you depending on whether you choose to work diligently. One up...
I just recommend that you dont go here. Its a pretty miserable experience.
Think twice.
I hate Georgia Tech and I wish I had visited before I applied. Now I can't transfer out because they won't let me take the required courses I need to ...
As a first semester Freshman, I can't say much, but I can say it's about learning how to "play the game." If you keep yourself on-task, focused, and t...
Tech teaches you to think for yourself and to figure out ways to get the job done on your own with little to no support or resources. That's how the c...
We're rated as one of the lowest schools for student satisfaction, and everyone on campus knows it. The things they teach is mostly useless, and I se...
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...
Everything I have to say has pretty much already been said. Ma Tech is a school that will prepare you for the real world, but it's kind of hard to see...
If you're smart, and want to get a heckuva lot smarter or die trying, this is a great place to do it.
Georgia Tech is one of the best things that I've ever been a part of. Ma Tech teaches discipline, individual thought, and to look at the 'big picture...
THere seems to be a lot of complaints about this school, mainly about things like social life. Seriously if you don't get out you won't get anything. ...
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